noun Biochemistry.

(formerly) the science dealing with fermentation and the action of enzymes; enzymology.

Origin of zymology

First recorded in 1745–55; zymo- + -logy
Related formszy·mo·log·ic [zahy-muh-loj-ik] /ˌzaɪ məˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, adjectivezy·mol·o·gist, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for zymology

Historical Examples of zymology

British Dictionary definitions for zymology



the chemistry of fermentation
Derived Formszymologic (ˌzaɪməʊˈlɒdʒɪk) or zymological, adjectivezymologist, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012