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thremmatology

[threm-uh-tol-uh-jee] /ˌθrɛm əˈtɒl ə dʒi/
noun, Biology.
1.
the science of breeding or propagating animals and plants under domestication.
Origin of thremmatology
1885-1890
1885-90; < Greek thremmato- (combining form of thrémma nursling) + -logy
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thremmatology

/ˌθrɛməˈtɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the science of breeding domesticated animals and plants
Word Origin
C19: from Greek thremma nursling + -logy
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