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hydrobiology

[hahy-droh-bahy-ol-uh-jee] /ˌhaɪ droʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of aquatic organisms.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; hydro-1 + biology
Related forms
hydrobiological
[hahy-druh-bahy-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌhaɪ drəˌbaɪ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
hydrobiologic, adjective
hydrobiologically, adverb
hydrobiologist, noun
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