- Parasitology is the branch of science that studies parasites.
An example of parasitology is the study of ringworm or other parasitic organisms.
parasitology definition by Webster's New World
the science dealing with parasites and parasitism
parasitology definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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The scientific study of parasitism.
- parˌa·siˌto·logˈic , parˌa·siˌto·logˈi·cal adjective
- parˌa·si·tolˈo·gist noun
parasitology - Medical Definition
The study of parasites and parasitism.
- parasitologic , parˌa·siˌto·logˈi·cal adjective