ophiology

noun ophi·ol·o·gy
variants: less commonly

ophidology

\ˌäfəˈdä-, ˌōf-\

Definition of ophiology

plural

-es

  1. :  a branch of herpetology concerned with the study of snakes

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Origin and Etymology of ophiology

ophiology from ophi- + -logy; ophidology from New Latin ophido- (irregular from Greek ophis serpent) + English -logy


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