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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The medical science of symptoms.
  • n. The combined symptoms of a disease.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The science that studies the symptoms of diseases.
  • n. All the symptoms of a particular disease.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The doctrine of symptoms; that part of the science of medicine which treats of the symptoms of diseases; semeiology.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The sum of scientific knowledge concerning symptoms; also, the array of symptoms presented by a disease.

Etymologies

New Latin symptōmatologia : Greek sumptōma, sumptōmat-, symptom; see symptom + Latin -logia, -logy.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Ancient Greek symptom + -logy: compare French symptomatologie. (Wiktionary)

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