Definition of fetology in US English:

fetology

(also foetology)

noun

  • A branch of medicine concerned with the study of the growth and development of the fetus and with the diagnosis and treatment of its diseases.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Dunkirk-Fredonia (New York) Evening Observer. From fet- + -ology.

Pronunciation

fetology

/fiːˈtɒlədʒi/