Reptiles - Ologies & -Isms Definition
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herpetography the scientific description of reptiles. —herpetographical, adj. herpetology Zoology. the study of reptiles and amphibians. —herpetologist, n. —herpetologic, herpetological, adj. herpetophobia an abnormal fear of reptiles. Also called ophidiophobia. ophidiomania an abnormal love of reptiles. ophidiophobia herpetophobia.
Reptiles - Cultural Definition
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