stoichiology

stoicheiology or stoechiology

/ (ˌstɔɪkɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the branch of biology concerned with the study of the cellular components of animal tissues

Derived Forms

stoichiological, stoicheiological or stoechiological (ˌstɔɪkɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjective

Word Origin for stoichiology

C19: from Greek stoikheion element + -logy
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