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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

(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.
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Callahan and its methodology are scheduled to be published in the June issue of the Bulletin of Insectology.
My dictionary wraps up the whole English language in 1,984 pages, which is why there is no mention of philately, insectology, let alone the anoraks who stand at the end of Peterborough station platforms, checking engine numbers as they flash past.
"The wishes of a few professors of insectology should not be allowed to endanger the national welfare.