- the science of breeding or propagating animals and plants under domestication.
Origin of thremmatology
1885–90; < Greek thremmato- (combining form of thrémma nursling) + -logy
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- the science of breeding domesticated animals and plants
C19: from Greek thremma nursling + -logy