malariology

[ muh-lair-ee-ol-uh-jee ]
/ məˌlɛər iˈɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the study of malaria.

Nearby words

  1. malar process,
  2. malaria,
  3. malariae malaria,
  4. malarial,
  5. malarial crescent,
  6. malarkey,
  7. malassezia,
  8. malassimilation,
  9. malate,
  10. malate dehydrogenase

Origin of malariology

First recorded in 1920–25; malari(a) + -o- + -logy

Related formsma·lar·i·ol·o·gist, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for malariology

malariology

/ (məˌlɛərɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the study of malaria
Derived Formsmalariologist, noun

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