Phycological

phycology

[fahy-kol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of botany dealing with algae.

Origin:
1875–80; phyco- + -logy

phycological [fahy-kuh-loj-i-kuhl] , adjective
phycologist, noun
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phycology (faɪˈkɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study of algae
 
phycological
 
adj
 
phy'cologist
 
n

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phycology   (fī-kŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of algae.
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