ophiology


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ophiology

(ŏf′ē-ŏl′ə-jē, ō′fē-)
n.
The branch of herpetology that deals with snakes.

oph′i·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
oph′i·ol′o·gist n.
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