The branch of medicine dealing with ear, nose, and throat disorders.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • otolaryngology — [ōt΄ō lar΄iŋ gäl′ə jē] n. [ OTO + LARYNGOLOGY] the branch or practice of medicine dealing with disorders of the ear, nose, and throat otolaryngologist n …   English World dictionary

  • Otolaryngology — Otolaryngologist performing an endoscopic sinus surgical procedure Otolaryngology or ENT (ear, nose and throat) is the branch of medicine and surgery that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, throat, and head and neck… …   Wikipedia

  • otolaryngology — noun Date: 1897 a medical specialty concerned especially with the ear, nose, and throat • otolaryngological adjective • otolaryngologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • otolaryngology — otolaryngologist, n. otolaryngological /oh toh leuh ring geuh loj i keuhl/, adj. /oh toh lar ing gol euh jee/, n. the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, function, and diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. Also called… …   Universalium

  • otolaryngology — noun otorhinolaryngology …   Wiktionary

  • otolaryngology — The combined specialties of diseases of the ear and larynx, including the upper respiratory tract and diseases of the head and neck, tracheobronchial tree, and esophagus. [oto + G. larynx, + logos, study] * * * oto·lar·yn·gol·o·gy ə jē …   Medical dictionary

  • otolaryngology — n. branch of medicine that is concerned with the study of diseases of the ears and nose and throat əʊtÉ™lærɪŋ gælÉ™dʒɪ / əʊtəʊlærɪn gÉ’ …   English contemporary dictionary

  • otolaryngology — [ˌəʊtə(ʊ)larɪŋ gɒlədʒi] noun the study of diseases of the ear and throat. Derivatives otolaryngological adjective otolaryngologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • otolaryngology — oto·laryngology …   English syllables

  • otolaryngology — n. the study of diseases of the ears and larynx …   The new mediacal dictionary

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