- classification of diseases
- the branch of medicine dealing with this
Origin of nosologyModern Latin nosologia: see noso- and amp; -logy
- The branch of medicine that deals with the classification of diseases.
- A classification of diseases.
- no′so·log′i·cal , no′so·log′ic
From post-classical Latin nosologia, formed as from Greek Î½ÏŒÏƒÎ¿Ï‚ "˜disease' + -Î»Î¿Î³Î¯Î± "˜discourse, branch of knowledge'.