conchology

[kong-kol-uh-jee] /kɒŋˈkɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of zoology dealing with the shells of mollusks.
Origin
1770–80; conch + -o- + -logy
Related forms
conchological
[kong-kuh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌkɒŋ kəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
conchologically, adverb
conchologist, noun
British Dictionary definitions for conch-ology
conchology (kɒŋˈkɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study and collection of mollusc shells
 
conchological
 
adj
 
con'chologist
 
n

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