araneology
n. [L. aranea, spider; Gr. logos, discourse]
That branch of zoology that treats only of spiders.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • araneology — noun The zoology of spiders …   Wiktionary

  • araneology — ara·ne·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • araneology — jē, i noun ( es) Etymology: French aranéologie, from Latin aranea + French o + logie logy : the branch of zoology that deals with spiders …   Useful english dictionary

  • aranology — noun araneology …   Wiktionary

  • araneid —   n. spider; a. pertaining to spiders. araneiform, a. shaped like a spider.    ♦ araneology, n. study of spiders …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • araneidan —   n. spider; a. pertaining to spiders. araneiform, a. shaped like a spider.    ♦ araneology, n. study of spiders …   Dictionary of difficult words

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