desmidiology

noun
des·​mid·​i·​ol·​o·​gy | \ -dēˈäləjē \
plural -es

Definition of desmidiology

: a branch of botany that deals with desmids

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History and Etymology for desmidiology

New Latin Desmidium + English -o- + -logy

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“Desmidiology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/desmidiology. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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