protozoology


pro·to·zo·ol·o·gy

noun \-zō-ˈä-lə-jē, -zə-ˈwä-\

Definition of PROTOZOOLOGY

:  a branch of zoology dealing with protozoans
pro·to·zo·ol·o·gist \-zō-ˈä-lə-jist, -zə-ˈwä-\ noun

Origin of PROTOZOOLOGY

New Latin Protozoa + International Scientific Vocabulary -logy
First Known Use: 1904

pro·to·zo·ol·o·gy

noun \-zō-ˈäl-ə-jē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural pro·to·zo·ol·o·gies

Medical Definition of PROTOZOOLOGY

: a branch of zoology dealing with protozoans
pro·to·zoo·log·i·cal \-ˌzō-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

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