Ophiologist

ophiology

[of-ee-ol-uh-jee, oh-fee-]
noun
the branch of herpetology dealing with snakes.

Origin:
1810–20; < Greek óphi(s) snake + -o- + -logy

ophiological [of-ee-uh-loj-i-kuhl, oh-fee-] , ophiologic, adjective
ophiologist, noun
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ophiology (ˌɒfɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of zoology that is concerned with the study of snakes
 
[C19: from Greek ophis snake + -logy]
 
ophiological
 
adj
 
ophi'ologist
 
n

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