androtomy etymology

English word androtomy comes from English dick, English andro- (Human. Man, male.)

Detailed word origin of androtomy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dick English (eng) (obsolete) A declaration. (uncommon, US, slang) A detective. (slang, vulgar) To mistreat or take advantage of somebody (with around).. (slang, vulgar) To waste time, to goof off (with around).. (slang, vulgar, of a man) To have sexual intercourse with. (countable, British, US, vulgar, slang, pejorative) A highly contemptible person.. (countable, and, uncountable, vulgar, slang) The penis.. [...]
andro- English (eng) Human. Man, male.
androtomy English (eng) The dissection of the human body, as distinguished from zootomy.

Words with the same origin as androtomy

Descendants of dick
Descendants of andro-
andragogy androblastoma androcracy androcratic androdioecism androdioecy androgen androgenemia androgyny andrology andromimetic andromonoecy andromorphic andropathy androphagous androphile androphore andropodium androsexual androsphere androsphinx anthro- anthrogenic xenoandrogen