mammalogy

noun mam·mal·o·gy \ mə-ˈma-lə-jē , ma-ˈma- , -ˈmä- \

Definition of mammalogy

:a branch of zoology dealing with mammals

mammalogist

play \-jist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of mammalogy

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of mammal and -logy


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mammalogy

noun mam·mal·o·gy \ mə-ˈmal-ə-jē , ma-ˈmal- , -ˈmäl- \

medical Definition of mammalogy

plural mammalogies
:a branch of zoology dealing with mammals

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