nematology

noun
nem·​a·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌne-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē How to pronounce nematology (audio) \

Definition of nematology

: a branch of zoology that deals with nematodes

Other Words from nematology

nematological \ ˌne-​mə-​tə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce nematological (audio) \ adjective
nematologist \ ˌne-​mə-​ˈtä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce nematologist (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of nematology

circa 1916, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nematology was circa 1916

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“Nematology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nematology. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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nematology

noun
nem·​a·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌnem-ə-ˈtäl-ə-jē How to pronounce nematology (audio) \
plural nematologies

Medical Definition of nematology

: a branch of zoology that deals with nematodes

Other Words from nematology

nematological \ ˌnem-​ət-​ᵊl-​ˈäj-​i-​kəl How to pronounce nematological (audio) \ adjective

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