Limnology meaning

lĭm-nŏlə-jē
The scientific study of the life and phenomena of fresh water, especially lakes and ponds.
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The science that deals with the physical, chemical, and biological properties and features of fresh waters, esp. lakes and ponds.
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The study of the physics, chemistry, geology, and biology of lakes and other inland waters.
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The scientific study of the organisms living in and the phenomena of fresh water, especially lakes and ponds.
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The science concerning the biological, physical and geological properties of fresh water bodies, especially lakes and ponds.
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Origin of limnology

  • Greek limnē lake –logy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From limno- +"Ž -logy.

    From Wiktionary