entomologist


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en·to·mol·o·gy

 (ĕn′tə-mŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of insects.

en′to·mo·log′ic (-mə-lŏj′ĭk), en′to·mo·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
en′to·mo·log′i·cal·ly adv.
en′to·mol′o·gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.entomologist - a zoologist who studies insectsentomologist - a zoologist who studies insects  
butterfly collector, lepidopterist, lepidopterologist - an entomologist who specializes in the collection and study of butterflies and moths
animal scientist, zoologist - a specialist in the branch of biology dealing with animals
Translations
entomologas

entomologist

[ˌentəˈmɒlədʒɪst] Nentomólogo/a m/f

entomologist

[ˌɛntəˈmɒlədʒɪst] n (= scientist) → entomologiste mf

entomologist

nEntomologe m, → Entomologin f

entomologist

[ˌɛntəˈmɒlədʒɪst] nentomologo/a
References in classic literature ?
Most people know the English Phallus, which in autumn taints the air with its odious smell: this, however, as the entomologist is aware, is, to some of our beetles a delightful fragrance.
A few general observations on the comparative importance of the different orders may be interesting to the English entomologist.
Her rest had never been disturbed by whispers of stolen copes; no critic had elevated his eyebrows at her infantile entomologist.
He belonged, in fact, to none of the numerous societies which swarm in the English capital, from the Harmonic to that of the Entomologists, founded mainly for the purpose of abolishing pernicious insects.
Temminck insists on the utility or even necessity of this practice in certain groups of birds; and it has been followed by several entomologists and botanists.
It is a significant fact, stated by entomologists -- I find it in Kirby and Spence -- that "some insects in their perfect state, though furnished with organs of feeding, make no use of them"; and they lay it down as "a general rule, that almost all insects in this state eat much less than in that of larvae.
Shawn Cheng, Senior Research Officer at Forest Research Institute of Malaysia (FRIM), Miss Lim Wei Teeng, Director Exterminex Malaysia, Miss Shaza Binte Azri, Senior Entomologist Exterminex Malaysia, Mr.
Rather than repeating the long and interesting history of the Society, I report here only on the general trends seen in the journal sponsored by the Florida Entomological Society: Florida Entomologist.
Brandon Keim details the experiences of a South Dakota entomologist with the US Department of Agriculture in studying how pesticides might influence monarch butterfly numbers.
A forensic entomologist will use insects to determine cause of death, drugs used and location of a crime.
Muhammad Shehbaz, an entomologist of Agriculture Department delivered a comprehensive briefing about dengue virus, growth, control, different stages of dengue larvae and its eradication by adopting mechanical, biological and chemical measures.
Academy entomologist Charles Griswold says the spider spins a crude web, but scientists don't know yet what or how it eats.