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nem·a·tol·o·gy

 (nĕm′ə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of zoology that deals with nematodes.

nem′a·to·log′i·cal (nĕm′ə-tl-ŏj′ĭkəl) adj.
nem′a·tol′o·gist n.

nematology

(ˌnɛmətˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Zoology) zoology plant pathol the study of nematode worms, esp in the context of their impact on plants on which they are parasitic
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