phycology

noun phy·col·o·gy \ fī-ˈkä-lə-jē \

Definition of phycology

: the study or science of algae called also algology

phycological

play \ˌfī-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

phycologist

play \fī-ˈkä-lə-jist\ noun

First Known Use of phycology

circa 1847

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phycology

noun phy·col·o·gy \ -jē \

medical Definition of phycology

plural phycologies
: the study or science of algae

phycological

play \ˌfī-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

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