protozoology


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pro·to·zo·ol·o·gy

 (prō′tə-zō-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The biological study of protozoans.

pro′to·zo′o·log′i·cal (-zō′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
pro′to·zo·ol′o·gist n.

protozoology

(ˌprəʊtəʊzəʊˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Biology) the branch of biology concerned with the study of protozoans
protozoological adj
ˌprotozoˈologist n

protozoology

the study of protozoa, especially of those that cause disease. — protozoological, adj.protozoologist, n.
See also: Biology
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Noun1.protozoology - the branch of zoology that studies protozoans
zoological science, zoology - the branch of biology that studies animals
References in periodicals archive ?
Smith, "Sarcocystis falcatula Stiles, 1893, a parasite of birds and opossums," The Journal of Protozoology, vol.
Kretzer, "Isolation of kinetoplast-mitochondrial complexes from Leishmania tarentolae," The Journal of Protozoology, vol.
Kulisic, "White blood cell differential count in rabbits artificially infected with intestinal coccidia," The Journal of Protozoology Research, vol.
Spiegel, "A mathematical model of pattern formation by swimming microorganisms," The Journal of Protozoology, vol.
Being some account of the father of Protozoology and Bacteriology and his multifarious discoveries in these disciplines.
The book is organized into nine units in 347 pages namely general parasitology, helminthology, protozoology, entomology, diagnostic parasitology, clinical parasitology, parasitic zoonosis, parasitism management and immunoparasitology with salient points followed by multiple choice questions on each branch of Veterinary parasitology.
The removed tick, provided by the patient, was stored in 70% ethanol and sent to the Protozoology and Entomology Laboratory of Ankara University Faculty of Veterinary Medicine for identification of the tick species and PCR (online Technical Appendix Figure, panel B).
sp., in the enterocytes of a human patient with AIDS," The Journal of Protozoology, vol.
The present study is a cross-sectional study undertaken in the Department of Protozoology and Virology in the School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata, from April 2010 to March 2011.
It covers individual parasite descriptions and taxonomic status, with new chapters on helminthology, protozoology, and entomology in the first part, and updated chapters on the laboratory diagnosis of parasitism, antiparasitics, the epidemiology of parasitic diseases, and host resistance.