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bacteriology

 [bak-te″re-ol´o-je]
the scientific study of bacteria. adj., adj bacteriolog´ic, bacteriolog´ical.

bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy

(bak-tēr'ē-ol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of science concerned with the study of bacteria.
[bacterio- + G. logos, study]

bacteriology

/bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy/ (bak-tēr″e-ol´ah-je) the scientific study of bacteria.bacteriolog´icbacteriolog´ical

bacteriology

(băk-tîr′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of bacteria, especially in relation to medicine and agriculture.

bac·te′ri·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), bac·te′ri·o·log′i·cal adj.
bac·te′ri·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
bac·te′ri·ol′o·gist n.

bacteriology

[-ol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, bakterion + logos, science
the scientific study of bacteria.

bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy

(bak-tēr'ē-ol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of science concerned with the study of bacteria.
[bacterio- + G. logos, study]

bacteriology

The scientific study of bacteria. Medical bacteriology is the study of organisms that can cause disease or which are normally present, harmlessly or beneficially, in the body.

bacteriology

the study of BACTERIA.

bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy

(bak-tēr'ē-ol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of science concerned with the study of bacteria.
[bacterio- + G. logos, study]

bacteriology,

n the scientific study of bacteria.

bacteriology

the scientific study of bacteria and the diseases they cause.
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