helminthology

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

Definition of helminthology

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

First Known Use of helminthology

1819

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helminthology

noun hel·min·thol·o·gy \ -ˈthäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of helminthology

plural helminthologies
: a branch of zoology concerned with helminths; especially : the study of parasitic worms

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