venereology

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venereology

 [vĕ-nēr″re-ol´ah-je]
the study and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.

ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

(ve-nē'rē-ol'ŏ-jē),
The study of venereal disease.
[venereal (disease) + G. logos, study]

venereology

(və-nîr′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of sexually transmitted diseases.

ve·ne′re·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
ve·ne′re·ol′o·gist n.

ve·ne·re·ol·o·gy

(ve-nē'rē-ol'ŏ-jē)
The study of venereal disease.
[venereal (disease) + G. logos, study]

venereology

The medical speciality concerned with the sexually transmitted diseases. Now usually known, for purposes of euphemism, as genitourinary medicine.