thremmatology


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threm·ma·tol·o·gy

 (thrĕm′ə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific breeding of domestic plants and animals.

[Greek thremma, thremmat-, nursling + -logy.]
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thremmatology

(ˌθrɛməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Agriculture) the science of breeding domesticated animals and plants
[C19: from Greek thremma nursling + -logy]
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thremmatology

the branch of biology that studies the breeding of domestic plants and animals.
See also: Animals
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