noun Date: circa 1916 a branch of zoology that deals with nematodes • nematological adjectivenematologist noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nematology — [nem΄ə täl′ə jē] n. [< NEMATO(DE) + LOGY] the branch of zoology that deals with nematodes …   English World dictionary

  • Nematology — Part of a series on Zoology …   Wikipedia

  • nematology — n. [Gr. nema, thread; logos, discourse] That branch of zoology dealing with nematodes …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • nematology — nematological /nem euh tl oj i keuhl, ni mat euh /, adj. nematologist, n. /nem euh tol euh jee/, n. the branch of zoology dealing with nematodes. [1925 30; NEMATO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • nematology — noun The branch of biology that studies nematode roundworms …   Wiktionary

  • nematology — The science concerned with all aspects of nematodes, their biology, and their importance to humans. [nematode + G. logos, study] * * * nem·a·tol·o·gy .nem ə täl ə jē n, pl gies a branch of zoology that deals with nematodes nem·a·to·log·i·cal .nem …   Medical dictionary

  • nematology — the study of nematodes Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • nematology — n. (Zoology) study of nematodes, study of the class of cylindrical worms …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nematology — [ˌnɛmə tɒlədʒi] noun the scientific study of nematode worms. Derivatives nematologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • nematology — nem·a·tol·o·gy …   English syllables

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