otorhinolaryngology

noun
oto·​rhi·​no·​lar·​yn·​gol·​o·​gy | \ˌō-tō-ˌrī-nō-ˌler-ən-ˈgä-lə-jē, -ˌla-rən-\

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otorhinolaryngological \ ˌō-​tō-​ˌrī-​nō-​ˌler-​ən-​gə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl , -​ˌla-​rən-​ \ adjective
otorhinolaryngologist \ ˌō-​tō-​ˌrī-​nō-​ˌler-​ən-​ˈgä-​lə-​jist , -​ˌla-​rən-​ \ noun

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Doty, a professor of otorhinolaryngology, invented the University of Pennsylvania Smell Identification Test (UPSIT), a 40-odor scratch-and-sniff test that has become the gold standard for diagnosing olfactory dysfunction. David Noonan, Scientific American, "Smell Test May Sniff out Oncoming Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s," 12 June 2017

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circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of otorhinolaryngology was circa 1900

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otorhinolaryngology

noun
oto·​rhi·​no·​lar·​yn·​gol·​o·​gy | \ˌōt-ō-ˌrī-nō-ˌlar-ən-ˈgäl-ə-jē \
plural otorhinolaryngologies

Medical Definition of otorhinolaryngology 

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otorhinolaryngological \ -​gə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl \ adjective

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