aerobiology

noun
aero·bi·ol·o·gy | \ˌer-ō-bī-ˈä-lə-jē \

Definition of aerobiology 

: the science dealing with the occurrence, transportation, and effects of airborne materials (such as viruses, pollen, or pollutants)

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aerobiological \-ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \ adjective

First Known Use of aerobiology

circa 1937, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aerobiology

aero- + biology

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aerobiology

noun
aero·bi·ol·o·gy | \ˌar-ō-bī-ˈäl-ə-jē, ˌer- \
plural aerobiologies

Medical Definition of aerobiology 

: the science dealing with the occurrence, transportation, and effects of airborne materials or microorganisms (as viruses, pollen, or pollutants)

Other Words from aerobiology

aerobiological \-ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl \ adjective
aerobiological studies
aerobiologically \-k(ə-)lē \ adverb
aerobiologist \ˌar-ō-bī-ˈäl-ə-jist, ˌer- \ noun
Besides keeping tabs on allergenic pollens and spores, aerobiologists can also provide early warning of changing patterns of the world's flora. — Gail Vines, New Scientist, 24 July 1999

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