- the branch of botany or horticulture dealing with orchids.
Origin of orchidology
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Examples from the Web for orchidology
Savants and professionals have kept the delights of orchidology to themselves as yet.
I could make out a startling list of the martyrs of orchidology.
On the roll of martyrs to orchidology, Mr. Pearce stands high.
This brief and vague description may suffice for readers who take more interest in romance than in orchidology.The Woodlands Orchids
Mr. Sander of St. Albans preserves an interesting relic, the only one as yet connected with the science of orchidology.