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aerobiology

[air-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee] /ˌɛər oʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of the dispersion of airborne biological materials, as pollen, spores, microorganisms, or viruses.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; aero- + biology
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Examples from the web for aerobiology
  • Design, construction, and evaluation of a chamber for aerobiology.
  • Details of the aerobiology of porcine diseases, including foot and mouth disease.
British Dictionary definitions for aerobiology

aerobiology

/ˌɛərəʊbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of airborne organisms, spores, etc
Derived Forms
aerobiological (ˌɛərəʊˌbaɪəˈlɒdzɪkəl) adjective
aerobiologically, adverb
aerobiologist, noun
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aerobiology in Science
aerobiology
  (âr'ō-bī-ŏl'ə-jē)   
The scientific study of the sources, dispersion, and effects of airborne biological materials, such as pollen, spores, and microorganisms.
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