otolaryngology

noun oto·lar·yn·gol·o·gy \ ˌō-tō-ˌler-ən-ˈgä-lə-jē , -ˌla-rən- \

Definition of otolaryngology

:a medical specialty concerned especially with the ear, nose, and throat

otolaryngological

play \ˌō-tō-ˌler-ən-gə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, -ˌla-rən-\ adjective

otolaryngologist

play \ˌō-tō-ˌler-ən-ˈgä-lə-jist, -ˌla-rən-\ noun

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First Known Use of otolaryngology

1897


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otolaryngology

noun oto·lar·yn·gol·o·gy \ -ə-jē \

medical Definition of otolaryngology

plural otolaryngologies
:a medical specialty concerned especially with the ear, nose, and throat called also otorhinolaryngology

otolaryngological

play \-ˌlar-ən-gə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

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