hydrobiology
noun Date: 1926 the biology of bodies or units of water; especially limnologyhydrobiological adjectivehydrobiologist noun

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  • hydrobiology — “+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary hydr + biology; probably originally formed as German hydrobiologie : the biology of bodies or units of water; especially : limnology * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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