ethology

noun ethol·o·gy \ ē-ˈthä-lə-jē \

Definition of ethology

1 : a branch of knowledge dealing with human character and with its formation and evolution
2 : the scientific and objective study of animal behavior especially under natural conditions

ethological

play \ˌē-thə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌe-thə-\ adjective

ethologist

play \ē-ˈthä-lə-jist\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of ethology

Greek ethos + English -logy


Medical Dictionary

ethology

noun ethol·o·gy \ ē-ˈthäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of ethology

plural ethologies
: the scientific and objective study of animal behavior especially under natural conditions

ethological

play \ˌē-thə-ˈläj-i-kəl, ˌeth-ə-\ adjective


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