ophiology[äf′ē äl′ə jē]
ophiology definition by Webster's New World
the branch of zoology dealing with snakes
Origin: ; from Classical Greek ophis, a snake (see ophiolatry) plush -logy
ophiology definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The branch of herpetology that deals with snakes.
Origin: Greek ophis, snake + -logy.
- ophˌi·o·logˈi·cal adjective
- ophˌi·olˈo·gist noun