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The branch of zoology that deals with mammals.
mam′ma·log′i·cal (măm′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
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(Zoology) the branch of zoology concerned with the study of mammals
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mam•mal•o•gy(məˈmæl ə dʒi)
the branch of zoology that deals with mammals.
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the branch of zoology that studies mammals. — mammalogist, n.See also: Zoology
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primatology - the branch of zoology that studies primates
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