Phenology
Phenology Phe*nol"o*gy, n. [Contracted from {Phenomenology}.] (Biol.) The science of the relations between climate and periodic biological phenomena, as the migrations and breeding of birds, the flowering and fruiting of plants, etc. -- {Phe`no*log"ic*al}, a. -- {Phe`no*log"ic*al*ly}, adv. -- {Phe*nol"o*gist}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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