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arachnology

(ăr′ək-nŏl′ə-gē)
n.
The branch of zoology that deals with spiders and other arachnids.

ar′ach·no·log′i·cal (-nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
ar′ach·nol′o·gist n.
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as happily married as a hunky arachnologist and a smooth undercover operative can be.
I walked into one in a Costa Rican rain forest," says Linda Rayor, an arachnologist at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.
In Dingo, the narrator complains of the parochialism and inflexibility, the "rigidite scolastique" of arachnologist Edouard Legrel.
Spiders are dumb as a post," says arachnologist Jonathan Coddington of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.
Charles Haddad, South African arachnologist and chairman of the African Arachnological Society, who collected some of the paratypes.
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It's two years after her German arachnologist boyfriend, Mike (August Diehl), secured her release from a prison in North Korea.
Two years after her German arachnologist boyfriend, Mike (August Diehl), secures her release from a prison in North Korea, CIA operative Evelyn Salt (Angelina Jolie) is at HQ in Washington with her boss Ted Winter (Liev Schreiber) when they are both asked to interrogate Russian defector Orlov (Daniel Olbrychski).
TWO years after her German arachnologist boyfriend, Mike (August Diehl), secures her release from a prison in North Korea, CIA operative Evelyn Salt (Angelina Jolie) is at headquarters in Washington with her boss Ted Winter (Liev Schreiber) when they are both asked to interrogate Russian defector Orlov (Daniel Olbrychski).
He's an arachnologist at the University of Akron in Ohio.
She's released with the help of her German arachnologist boyfriend (Diehl) and we flash forward to their spider-strewn apartment, on their wedding anniversary.