algologist

algology

[al-gol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of botany dealing with algae.

Origin:
1840–50; alg(ae) + -o- + -logy

algological [al-guh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
algologically, adverb
algologist, noun
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algology1 (ælˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of biology concerned with the study of algae
 
algological1
 
adj
 
algo'logically1
 
adv
 
al'gologist1
 
n

algology2 (ælˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of medicine concerned with the study of pain
 
[from Greek algos pain]

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