climatology, medical

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climatology, medical

(kli?ma-tol'o-je) [Gr. klima, sloping surface of the earth, + logos, word, reason]
The branch of meteorology that includes the study of climate and its relationship to disease.
See: bioclimatology
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It offered "valuable treatment" for everything from adenoids to anaemia, according to the Medical Climatology of England and Wales by Dr Edgar Hawkins.
The 1923 book The Medical Climatology Of England And Wales by Dr Edgar Hawkins hints that visits to the resorts would do the trick.
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