chthononosology

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χθών (khthṓn, ground) + νόσος (nósos, disease) + λογία (logía, discourse, branch of knowledge).

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chthononosology (uncountable)

  1. The geography of diseases.[1]

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  1. ^ 1882, Henry Power, The New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences[1], volume 2, London: The New Sydenham Society: