Origin of herpetology
OTHER WORDS FROM herpetologyher·pe·to·log·ic [hur-pi-tl-oj-ik], /ˌhɜr pɪ tlˈɒdʒ ɪk/, her·pe·to·log·i·cal, adjectiveher·pe·to·log·i·cal·ly, adverbher·pe·tol·o·gist, noun
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How to use herpetology in a sentence
Reports on the ichthyology and herpetology of Massachusetts.Natural History of the Racer Coluber constrictor|Henry S. Fitch
Thirteenth contribution to the herpetology of tropical America.Middle American Frogs of the Hyla microcephala Group|William E. Duellman
Then he was taken with a fit of herpetology in his boots, and sank to advise no more.
Herpetology, her-pet-ol′oj-i, n. the branch of natural history which treats of reptiles.
Her′petoid, serpent-like; Herpetolog′ic, -al, pertaining to herpetology.