* * *sto·ma·tol·o·gy .stō-mə-'täl-ə-jē n, pl -gies a branch of medical science dealing with the mouth and its disorderssto·ma·to·log·i·cal .stō-mət-əl-'äj-i-kəl also sto·ma·to·log·ic -ik adj
* * *n.the branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the mouth.
* * *sto·ma·tol·o·gy (sto″mə-tolґə-je) [stomato- + -logy] the branch of medical science concerning the mouth and its diseases, functions, and structure; called also oralogy. See also dentistry. stomatologic adj
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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