gynecologist

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek γυνή (gunḗ, woman) (genitive form γυναικός) + -λογία (-logía, branch of study), itself the combination form of -λόγος (-lógos, word, knowledge, reason) .

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌɡaɪnəˈkɒləd͡ʒɪst/

NounEdit

gynecologist (plural gynecologists)

  1. (American spelling) A physician specializing in diseases of the female reproductive system.

SynonymsEdit

  • gynie (Australian diminutive)

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