orthopterology

study of cockroaches

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • orthopterology — jē noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin Orthoptera + English logy 1. : the study of the Orthoptera 2. : a treatise on the Orthoptera * * * orthopt …   Useful english dictionary

  • orthopterology — or·thop·ter·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • orthopterological — (|) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷tərə|läjə̇kəl adjective Etymology: orthopterology + ical : of or relating to orthopterology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Entomology — (from Greek gr. ἔντομος, entomos , that which is cut in pieces or engraved/segmented , hence insect ; and gr. λογία, logia cite book | author = Liddell, Henry George and Robert Scott | year = 1980 | title = A Greek English Lexicon (Abridged… …   Wikipedia

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  • orthopterologist — (ˌ) ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈräləjə̇st noun ( s) : a specialist in orthopterology * * * orthopˈterist or orthopterolˈogist noun A person who studies the Orthoptera • • • Main Entry: ↑ortho …   Useful english dictionary

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