Meaning of andrology in English:


Pronunciation /anˈdrɒlədʒi/


mass noun
  • The branch of physiology and medicine which deals with diseases and conditions specific to men.

    ‘He is senior lecturer in andrology, University of Sheffield.’
    • ‘Leeuwenhoek made groundbreaking observations in andrology by describing spermatozoa.’
    • ‘It is a phenomenon noted by the professor, who is a specialist in andrology, the study of male reproductive health.’


Late 19th century from andro- + -logy.