zymology


zymology
science of fermentation

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Zymology — y*mol o*gy, n. [Zyme + logy: cf. F. zymologie.] A treatise on the fermentation of liquors, or the doctrine of fermentation. [Written also {zumology}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zymology — [zī mäl′ə jē] n. [ ZYMO + LOGY] the science dealing with fermentation zymologic [zī΄mə läj′ik] adj. zymological zymologist n …   English World dictionary

  • zymology — zymologic /zuy meuh loj ik/, adj. zymologist, n. /zuy mol euh jee/, n. Biochem. (formerly) the science dealing with fermentation and the action of enzymes; enzymology. [1745 55; ZYMO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • zymology — noun a) A treatise on the fermentation of liquors, or the doctrine of fermentation. b) The science of or knowledge concerning fermentation …   Wiktionary

  • zymology — zy·mol·o·gy zī mäl ə jē n a science that deals with fermentation * * * n. the science of the study of yeasts and fermentation …   Medical dictionary

  • zymology — n. study of fermentation and enzymes (Biochemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • zymology — zy·mol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • zymology — n. the science of the study of yeasts and fermentation …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • zymology — The study of fermentation …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • zymology —   n. study of or treatise on fermentation.    ♦ zymologic(al), a.    ♦ zymologist, n …   Dictionary of difficult words


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