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bryology

[brahy-ol-uh-jee] /braɪˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of botany dealing with bryophytes.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; bryo- + -logy
Related forms
bryological
[brahy-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌbraɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
bryologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bryology

bryology

/braɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of botany concerned with the study of bryophytes
Derived Forms
bryological (ˌbraɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
bryologist, noun
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