bugology


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bugology

Informal. entomology. — bugologist, n.
See also: Insects
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bugology - the branch of zoology that studies insectsbugology - the branch of zoology that studies insects
lepidopterology, lepidoptery - the branch of entomology dealing with Lepidoptera
zoological science, zoology - the branch of biology that studies animals
caste - in some social insects (such as ants) a physically distinct individual or group of individuals specialized to perform certain functions in the colony
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One enthusiastic subscriber commended The Butterfly Farmer as containing "talks on bugology in plain English." When they produced the last issue, in 1914, Ximena wrote, "My greatest aim has been to inspire a love for the beautiful in entomology." The magazine/correspondence course explained such things as how to determine what plants would attract certain butterflies.
The Bugology programs and presentations are a formalization of those days," said Ms.
The study of bugs or insects is called ENTOMOLOGY or, as we like to call it, "Bugology."