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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The branch of biology that studies any of a diverse group of eukaryotes that are primarily unicellular, existing singly or aggregating into colonies

Usage examples (3)
  • His experiences under the direction of these two distinguished parasitologists, whose outstanding discoveries in protozoology and helminthology are well-known, must have...
  • The founder of protozoology was him - self firmly opposed to the notion that his “animalcules” could have arisen from the putrefying matter that made up their usual...
  • The Staff has thus chosen to single him out not only as the founder of medical protozoology, a branch of medicine that has reached a striking level of development in... for more
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