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)

aerobiological

play \-ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of aerobiology


Medical Dictionary

aerobiology

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

medical Definition of aerobiology

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

aerobiological

play \-ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective
    • aerobiological studies

aerobiologically

play \-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

aerobiologist

play \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 VinesNew Scientist24 July 1999

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