primatologist

primatology

[prahy-muh-tol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of zoology dealing with the primates.

Origin:
1940–45; primate + -o- + -logy

primatological [prahy-muh-tl-oj-i-kuhl] , adjective
primatologist, noun
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primatology (ˌpraɪməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of zoology that is concerned with the study of primates
 
prima'tologist
 
n

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primatology   (prī'mə-tŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of primates.
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