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entomology

 [en″to-mol´o-je]
that branch of biology concerned with the study of insects.
medical entomology that concerned with insects that cause disease or serve as vectors of pathogens.

en·to·mol·o·gy

(en'tō-mol'ŏ-jē),
The science concerned with the study of insects.
[G. entomon, insect, + logos, study]

entomology

/en·to·mol·o·gy/ (en″tah-mol´ah-je) that branch of biology concerned with the study of insects.

entomology

(ĕn′tə-mŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of insects.

en′to·mo·log′ic (-mə-lŏj′ĭk), en′to·mo·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
en′to·mo·log′i·cal·ly adv.
en′to·mol′o·gist n.

en·to·mol·o·gy

(en'tŏ-mol'ŏ-jē)
The science concerned with the study of insects.
[G. entomon, insect, + logos, study]

entomology

the study of insects.

entomology

that branch of biology concerned with the study of insects.
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National Insect Week, organised by the Royal Entomological Society with the support of a variety of wildlife organisations, was launched by TV presenter Chris Packham and MP Joan Ruddock on Monday and features events nationwide.
The week, organised by the Royal Entomological Society with the support of a variety of wildlife organisations, will be launched by TV presenter Chris Packham and MP Joan Ruddock on Monday, June 23, and features events nationwide.