carcinology

noun
car·​ci·​nol·​o·​gy | \ -jē \
plural -es

Definition of carcinology

: a branch of zoology concerned with the Crustacea

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History and Etymology for carcinology

International Scientific Vocabulary carcin- + -logy; probably originally formed as French carcinologie

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“Carcinology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carcinology. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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