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helminthology

noun hel·min·thol·o·gy \-ˈthä-lə-jē\

Definition of HELMINTHOLOGY

:  a branch of zoology concerned with helminths; especially :  the study of parasitic worms

First Known Use of HELMINTHOLOGY

1819

helminthology

noun hel·min·thol·o·gy \-ˈthäl-ə-jē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural hel·min·thol·o·gies

Medical Definition of HELMINTHOLOGY

:  a branch of zoology concerned with helminths; especially :  the study of parasitic worms

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