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 (păr′ə-sĭ-tŏl′ə-jē, -sī-)
The scientific study of parasitism.

par′a·si′to·log′ic (-sī′tə-lŏj′ĭk), par′a·si′to·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
par′a·si·tol′o·gist n.
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[ˌpærəsaɪˈtɒlədʒɪst] Nparasitólogo/a m/f
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Consultant Medical Parasitologist at the University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Prof.
"In every rural town that I've ever known there is always some family that is so poor and so peculiar that they are ostracised by everybody," says Strout, whose own family may have lived modestly, in rural isolation, but was not poor -- her father worked as a parasitologist. "And I see those children.
For example, many labs no longer have a parasitologist on staff.
I was fourteen when I began the first one." As the tale opens, she is engaged to one Professor Dreyfuss, "the eminent parasitologist from Heidelberg." Madeline had graduated from Madame Aubrey's Academy for Young Ladies, where among things she was trained in "posture and manners." She now seeks admission to the Institute of Physiology at the University, which is granted, making her one of the few female students admitted to the institute at all.
Agrawal is an eminent parasitologist, former ICAR Emeritus Scientist, researcher and retired academician from Nanaji Deshmukh Veterinary Science University (NDVSU), Jabalpur.
Konyaev is a veterinary parasitologist at the Institute of Systematics and Ecology of Animals, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia.
Cats who develop cytauxzoonosis "go down really fast," says Cornell parasitologist Dwight D.
A fish pathologist and parasitologist at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) from 1977, he was drawn into shellfish pathology in the early 1980s, working with the recently retired, but still active, Jay Andrews.
Christian astronomers today never appeal to this ancient cosmology in their daily work, nor should Christian biologists, such as Rossiter (he is a parasitologist), employ the ancient biology in the Bible to understand the origin of life.
They are: 1) bacteriologist Pablo Morales Otero with 11 articles (mainly on the clinical use of the Wasserman Reaction test); 2) parasitologist William A.
A study by researchers, including Cornell parasitologist Dwight Bowman, Ph.D., found an estimated 1 million to 1.5 million dogs in the U.
For the study, a consortium of international researchers, including zoologist Benjamin Rosenthal and parasitologist Jitender Dubey, both with the ARS Parasitic Diseases Laboratory in Beltsville, Maryland, contributed strains of T.