[ fahy-kol-uh-jee ]
/ faɪˈkɒl ə dʒi /
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the branch of botany dealing with algae.
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OTHER WORDS FROM phycologyphy·co·log·i·cal [fahy-kuh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌfaɪ kəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivephy·col·o·gist, noun
Words nearby phycology
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British Dictionary definitions for phycology
/ (faɪˈkɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of algae
Derived forms of phycologyphycological (ˌfaɪkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectivephycologist, noun
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Scientific definitions for phycology
[ fī-kŏl′ə-jē ]
The scientific study of algae.
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