agrostologist


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ag·ros·tol·o·gy

 (ăg′rə-stŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of grasses.

[Greek agrōstis, a kind of wild grass (from agros, field; see agro-) + -logy.]

ag′ros·tol′o·gist n.

agrostologist

(ˌæɡrəˈstɒlədʒɪst)
n
a person who specializes in agrostology
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By 1912, Griffiths had risen from assistant agrostologist to agriculturalist at the USDA, all the while continuing to criticize Luther Burbank.
In recent years agrostologists have generated several explicit phylogenetic hypotheses concerning major diversification patterns in the grass family (Poaceae).