Erpetology
Erpetology Er`pe*tol"o*gy, n. [Cf. F. erp['e]tologie.] (Zo["o]l.) Herpetology. [1913 Webster]

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  • Herpetology — Her pe*tol o*gy, n. [Written also, but less properly, erpetology.] [Gr. ? a creeping thing, reptile (fr. ? to creep) + logy: cf. F. herp[ e]tologie.] The natural history of reptiles; that branch of zo[ o]logy which relates to reptiles, including… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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