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 (mă-măl′ə-jē, -mŏl′-)
The branch of zoology that deals with mammals.

mam′ma·log′i·cal (măm′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
mam·mal′o·gist n.


(Zoology) the branch of zoology concerned with the study of mammals
mammalogical adj
mamˈmalogist n


(məˈmæl ə dʒi)

the branch of zoology that deals with mammals.
mam•mal′o•gist, n.


the branch of zoology that studies mammals. — mammalogist, n.
See also: Zoology
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mammalogy - the branch of zoology that studies mammalsmammalogy - the branch of zoology that studies mammals
primatology - the branch of zoology that studies primates
zoological science, zoology - the branch of biology that studies animals
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Jackson Award for outstanding service to the society, and in 1992, the position of Honorary Member in recognition of his career in mammalogy.
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His area of expertise is mammalogy, and his research interests include zoonoses and molecular biology.
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