nosogeography

noun
noso·​ge·​og·​ra·​phy | \ ˌnäs-ō-jē-ˈäg-rə-fē How to pronounce nosogeography (audio) \
plural nosogeographies

Medical Definition of nosogeography

: the geography of disease : geomedicine

Other Words from nosogeography

nosogeographic \ -​ˌjē-​ə-​ˈgraf-​ik How to pronounce nosogeographic (audio) \ or nosogeographical \ -​i-​kəl How to pronounce nosogeographical (audio) \ adjective

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“Nosogeography.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nosogeography. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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