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nematology

[nem-uh-tol-uh-jee] /ˌnɛm əˈtɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of zoology dealing with nematodes.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; nemato- + -logy
Related forms
nematological
[nem-uh-tl-oj-i-kuh l, ni-mat-uh-] /ˌnɛm ə tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl, nɪˈmæt ə-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
nematologist, noun
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  • nematology internationally- recognized quarantine pests of potato.
  • The website offers other resources including hot links to nematology societies and university collection sites.

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