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hel·min·thol·o·gy

 (hĕl′mĭn-thŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of parasitic worms.

hel′min·thol′o·gist n.

helminthology

(ˌhɛlmɪnˈθɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Zoology) the branch of zoology concerned with the study of parasitic worms
helminthologic, helminthological adj
ˌhelminˈthologist n

hel•min•thol•o•gy

(ˌhɛl mɪnˈθɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study of worms, esp. of parasitic worms.
[1810–20]
hel`min•thol′o•gist, n.

helminthology

the branch of zoology that studies worms, especially parasitic worms. — helminthologist, n.helminthologic, helminthologieal, adj.
See also: Worms
the study of worms, especially internal worms.
See also: Animals

helminthology

The study of parasitic worms.
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In 1877, Joseph Bancroft in Australia found adult worm but the life history of the worm still eluded the helminthologists of that time.