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The branch of zoology that deals with eggs, especially birds' eggs.
o′o·log′ic (ō′ə-lŏj′ĭk), o′o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
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(Zoology) the branch of ornithology concerned with the study of birds' eggs
oological, obsolete oologic adj
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o•ol•o•gy(oʊˈɒl ə dʒi)
the branch of ornithology that is concerned with birds' eggs.
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the branch of ornithology that collects and studies birds’ eggs. — oologist, n. — oologic, oological, adj.See also: Birds
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The study of birds’ eggs.
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|Noun||1.||oology - the branch of zoology that studies eggs (especially birds' eggs and their size, shape, coloration, and number)|
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