Dictionary.com

nematology

[ nem-uh-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌnɛm əˈtɒl ə dʒi /
Save This Word!

noun
the branch of zoology dealing with nematodes.
QUIZ
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?

Origin of nematology

First recorded in 1925–30; nemato- + -logy

OTHER WORDS FROM nematology

nem·a·to·log·i·cal [nem-uh-tl-oj-i-kuhl, ni-mat-uh-], /ˌnɛm ə tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl, nɪˈmæt ə-/, adjectivenem·a·tol·o·gist, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK