bryology

bryology

[brahy-ol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of botany dealing with bryophytes.

Origin:
1860–65; bryo- + -logy

bryological [brahy-uh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
bryologist, noun
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bryology (braɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of botany concerned with the study of bryophytes
 
bryological
 
adj
 
bry'ologist
 
n

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