Bacteriology definitions

băk-tîr'ē-ŏl'ə-jē
The definition of bacteriology is the scientific study of microscopic organisms.

An example of bacteriology is studying which organisms live in the human colon and are necessary for proper digestion.

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The study of bacteria, especially in relation to medicine and agriculture.
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The study of bacteria, either as a branch of medicine or as a science, important in food processing, agriculture, industry, etc.
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The study of bacteria, especially in relation to medicine and agriculture.
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The scientific study of bacteria, especially bacteria that cause disease.
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(biology) The scientific study of bacteria, especially in relation to disease and agriculture.
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Origin of bacteriology

bacterio- +‎ -ology