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planktology

n.

1892, from German planktologie (1891); see plankton + -logy. The native formation planktonology (1896) is less common.

Nearby words

plank, plank floor, plank-sheer, planking, plankter, planktology, plankton, planktonic, planned, planned economy, planned obsolescence
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