Gynecology meaning

gī'nĭ-kŏl'ə-jē, jĭn'ĭ-
The branch of medicine dealing with health care for women, especially the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive system.
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The branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of the diseases of the female reproductive system, including the breasts.
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The branch of medicine dealing with health care for women, especially the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the female reproductive system.
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The scientific study of the female reproductive system, its diseases, and their treatment.
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The study of, or the branch of medicine specializing in, the medical problems of women, especially disorders or the reproductive organs.
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Origin of gynecology

From French gynécologie, from Ancient Greek γυνή (gunē, “woman”) + -logie (“-logy”). Replaced earlier gyniatrics.