radiology etymology

English word radiology comes from English radio-, English -logy

Detailed word origin of radiology

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
radio- English (eng) (anatomy) radius (bone). (geometry) radius. Radiation. Radio (broadcasting).
-logy English (eng) A branch of learning; a study of a particular subject.. Something said, or a way of speaking, a narrative.
radiology English (eng) (medicine) The use of radiation (including ionizing radiation, especially X-rays) in diagnosis, usually through the formation of images.. (medicine) The use of radioactive substances in diagnosis and treatment.. Radioscopy.

Words with the same origin as radiology

Descendants of radio-
radio radioactive
Descendants of -logy
analogy apologise apologize apology archaeologist biological biology gently geological mythology neurological paparazzi pathologist pathology psyche psychological psychology science simply stem tech techno technological technology zoo