Crustaceology
Crustaceology Crus*ta`ce*ol"o*gy (-j?), n. [Crustacea + -logy.] That branch of Zo["o]logy which treats of the Crustacea; malacostracology; carcinology. [1913 Webster]

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  • crustaceology — Carcinology Car ci*nol o*gy (k[aum]r s[i^]*n[o^]l [ o]*j[y^]), n. [Gr. karki nos a crab + logy.] (Zo[ o]l.) The department of zo[ o]logy which treats of the Crustacea (lobsters, crabs, etc.); called also {malacostracology} and {crustaceology}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crustaceology — noun The branch of zoology dealing with crustaceans See Also: crustaceologist …   Wiktionary

  • crustaceology — crus·ta·ce·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • crustaceology — |krəˌstāshēˈäləjē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary crustaceo (from New Latin Crustacea) + logy : a branch of zoology that treats of crustaceans …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Carcinology — Car ci*nol o*gy (k[aum]r s[i^]*n[o^]l [ o]*j[y^]), n. [Gr. karki nos a crab + logy.] (Zo[ o]l.) The department of zo[ o]logy which treats of the Crustacea (lobsters, crabs, etc.); called also {malacostracology} and {crustaceology}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crustaceological — Crus*ta ce*o*log ic*al ( sh? ? l?j ? kal), a. Pertaining to crustaceology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crustaceologist — Crus*ta ce*ol o*gist ( ?ll ? j?st), n. One versed in crustaceology; a crustalogist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crustalogy — Crus*tal o*gy (kr?s t?l ? j?), n. [L. crusta shell + logy.] Crustaceology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • malacostracology — Carcinology Car ci*nol o*gy (k[aum]r s[i^]*n[o^]l [ o]*j[y^]), n. [Gr. karki nos a crab + logy.] (Zo[ o]l.) The department of zo[ o]logy which treats of the Crustacea (lobsters, crabs, etc.); called also {malacostracology} and {crustaceology}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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