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al·gol·o·gy

 (ăl-gŏl′ə-jē)
n.


al′go·log′i·cal (ăl′gə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
al′go·log′i·cal·ly adv.
al·gol′o·gist n.
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algology

(ælˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Biology) the branch of biology concerned with the study of algae
algological adj
ˌalgoˈlogically adv
alˈgologist n

algology

(ælˈɡɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the study of pain
[from Greek algos pain]
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al•gol•o•gy

(ælˈgɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study of algae.
[1840–50]
al`go•log′i•cal (-gəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
al•gol′o•gist, n.
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algology

the branch of botany that studies seaweeds and algae. Also called phycology. — algologist, n.algological, adj.
See also: Botany
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Noun1.algology - the branch of botany that studies algae
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
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