noun see phycology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • phycologist — fīˈkäləjə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary phycology + ist : algologist * * * phycologist / kolˈə jist/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑phyco …   Useful english dictionary

  • phycologist — See phycological. * * * …   Universalium

  • phycologist — noun One who studies algae as a profession. See Also: phycological, phycology …   Wiktionary

  • phycologist — phy·col·o·gist fī käl ə jəst n a specialist in phycology …   Medical dictionary

  • phycologist — n. person who studies phycology, one who deals with algae …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phycologist — phy·col·o·gist …   English syllables

  • History of phycology — Phycology is the study of algae and history is the study of the past human activities. Human interest in plants as food goes back into the origins of the species ( Homo sapiens ) and knowledge of algae can be traced back more than two thousand… …   Wikipedia

  • William Henry Harvey — (February 5, 1811 ndash;May 15, 1866) was an Irish botanist who specialised in algae. He was one of the most distinguished students of marine algae of all time. Biography William Henry Harvey was born at Summerville near Limerick, Ireland, in… …   Wikipedia

  • William McCalla — (1814 1849) was an Irish botanist. McCalla collected algae and flowering plants, his records are included in Harvey s Phycologia Britannica. His specimens are in the Ulster Museum and Trinity College, Dublin.He was the discoverer in 1835 of Erica …   Wikipedia

  • phycology — noun Date: circa 1847 the study or science of algae called also algology • phycological adjective • phycologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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