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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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In the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, French clinicians, German physiologists, and, later, British bacteriologists bad clear notions of their own claims to reliable science.
Similarly, when the initial devastating epidemics of polio became increasingly virulent after the turn of the century, bacteriologists attacked this new ailment with gusto, expecting to generate knowledge of the disease's transmission and eventually produce vaccines and anti-toxins, as had been done so dramatically with smallpox, rabies, whooping cough, typhoid, diphtheria and tetanus.
Other bacteriologists were identifying pathogenic microorganisms, too.
Parasitologists, virologists, and bacteriologists should agree on a consensus set of terms for the ecologic description of multihost systems.