helminthology

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noun hel·min·thol·o·gy \ˌhel-mən-ˈthä-lə-jē\

Definition of helminthology

  1. :  a branch of zoology concerned with helminths; especially :  the study of parasitic worms

First Known Use of helminthology

1819


Medical Dictionary

helminthology

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noun hel·min·thol·o·gy \-ˈthäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of helminthology

plural

helminthologies

  1. :  a branch of zoology concerned with helminths; especially :  the study of parasitic worms


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