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pomology

[poh-mol-uh-jee] /poʊˈmɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the science that deals with fruits and fruit growing.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; < Neo-Latin pōmologia. See pome, -o-, -logy
Related forms
pomological
[poh-muh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌpoʊ məˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
pomologically, adverb
pomologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for pomologically

pomology

/pɒˈmɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of horticulture that is concerned with the study and cultivation of fruit
Derived Forms
pomological (ˌpɒməˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
pomologically, adverb
pomologist, noun
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin pōmologia, from Latin pōmum apple, fruit
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