study of the nose

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Rhinology — is the study of the nose, including the sinuses.Rhinology concerns itself with medical and surgical diseases of the nasal passages as well as paranasal sinuses. It is becoming more important after the introduction of nasal endoscopes.A… …   Wikipedia

  • Rhinology — Rhi*nol o*gy, n. [Rhino + logy.] The science which treats of the nose, and its diseases. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rhinology — [rī näl′ə jē] n. [ RHINO + LOGY] the branch of medicine dealing with the nose and its diseases rhinologist n …   English World dictionary

  • rhinology — rhinologic /ruyn l oj ik/, rhinological, adj. rhinologist, n. /ruy nol euh jee/, n. the science dealing with the nose and its diseases. [1830 40; RHINO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • rhinology — noun The scientific study of the nose See Also: rhinologic, rhinological, rhinologist …   Wiktionary

  • rhinology — The branch of medical science concerned with the nose and paranasal sinuses and their diseases. [rhino + G. logos, study] * * * rhi·nol·o·gy jē n, pl gies a branch of medicine that deals with the nose and its diseases * * …   Medical dictionary

  • rhinology — n. study of the nose and diseases of the nose …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rhinology — rhi·nol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • rhinology — n. the branch of medicine concerned with disorders of the nose and nasal passages …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • rhinology — rhi•nol•o•gy [[t]raɪˈnɒl ə dʒi[/t]] n. anat. the branch of medicine dealing with the nose and its diseases • Etymology: 1830–40 rhi•nol′o•gist, n …   From formal English to slang

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