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The study of bryophytes.
bry′o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
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(Botany) the branch of botany concerned with the study of bryophytes
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bry•ol•o•gy(braɪˈɒl ə dʒi)
the branch of botany dealing with bryophytes.
bry`o•log′i•cal (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
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the branch of botany that studies mosses and liverworts. — bryologist, n.See also: Botany
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A branch of botany that deals with bryophytes, ie mosses and other plants that reproduce by spores.
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