symptomatology love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) The doctrine of symptoms; that part of the science of medicine which treats of the symptoms of diseases; semeiology.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun uncountable The science that studies the symptoms of diseases.
  • noun countable All the symptoms of a particular disease.

Etymologies

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

[New Latin symptōmatologia : Greek sumptōma, sumptōmat-, symptom; see symptom + Latin -logia, -logy.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Ancient Greek symptom + -logy: compare French symptomatologie.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.