Definitions

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

  • n. The medical study of the mouth and its diseases.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the study of the mouth and its disorders and diseases.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Scientific study or knowledge of the mouth.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The sum of scientific knowledge concerning the mouth.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek στόμα ("mouth") + -ology (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Medicine -- and when we speak about medicine we always include stomatology, that is, we include all of it within the line of the health of the nation -- medicine, we know, has changed greatly.

    CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE MEDICAL-DENTAL CONGRESS

  • Since my immediate concern was with chewing rather than digesting I had rejected ‘stomatology’ at first sight.

    Teeth

  • There is also something there that is very interesting and very encouraging: The school is attended not only by medical and stomatology students, but also by students who are seeking a bachelor's degree in pharmacy -- a new career created by the revolution.

    President Castro Dedicates Cienfuegos School

  • The clinic provides good quality stomatology services for children, youths, and adults.

    CASTRO DELIVERS SPEECH

  • This year approximately 5,700 new students will register in the schools of medicine and stomatology.

    CASTRO SPEECH AT MONCADA ANNIVERSARY CEREMONY

  • Of those, more than 21,000 are in medicine, 2,000 are in stomatology and 1,600 are in the nursing bachelors degree program.

    PEDIATRICS CONGRESSES

  • There was one school of stomatology; now there are four.

    PEDIATRICS CONGRESSES

  • We have a higher institute of medical sciences, with two schools of medicine and one of stomatology.

    DEDICATING NEW PUBLISHING HOUSE IN PALMA SORIANO

  • Today, about 5,000 medical and stomatology students are entering medical school.

    DEDICATING NEW PUBLISHING HOUSE IN PALMA SORIANO

  • Adjustments to the current study plan in the schools of medicine and stomatology have been incorporated, among them those referring to a greater bond between the student and patient, such as the practice of familiarization and modifications to the internship.

    INAUGURATION OF THE CENTRO HABANA HOSPITAL

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