Definitions for "Symptomatology"
General description of all of the signs and symptoms of exposure to a toxicant: signs are the overt (observable) responses associated with exposure (such as convulsions, death, etc.) whereas symptoms are covert (subjective) responses (such as nausea, headache, etc.). Brown, 1988
the description in specific terms of nutritional disorders in plants
The doctrine of symptoms; that part of the science of medicine which treats of the symptoms of diseases; semeiology.
The study of symptoms of disease and signs of pathogens for the purpose of diagnosis. ( 20)