protistology

noun
pro·​tis·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌprō-tis-ˈtäl-ə-jē How to pronounce protistology (audio) \
plural protistologies

Medical Definition of protistology

: a branch of biology concerned with protists

Other Words from protistology

protistological \ prə-​ˌtis-​tə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl How to pronounce protistological (audio) \ adjective

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“Protistology.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/protistology. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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