syphilology

noun
syph·​i·​lol·​o·​gy | \ -jē How to pronounce syphilology (audio) \
plural syphilologies

Medical Definition of syphilology

: a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of syphilis

Other Words from syphilology

syphilologic \ ˌsif-​ə-​lə-​ˈläj-​ik How to pronounce syphilology (audio) \ adjective

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“Syphilology.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/syphilology. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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