pteridology

noun
pter·​i·​dol·​o·​gy | \ˌter-ə-ˈdä-lə-jē \

Definition of pteridology 

: the study of ferns

Other Words from pteridology

pteridological \ ˌter-​ə-​də-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl \ adjective
pteridologist \ ˌter-​ə-​ˈdä-​lə-​jist \ noun

First Known Use of pteridology

1855, in the meaning defined above

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