Definition of thremmatology in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌTHreməˈtäləjē/

Entry from US English dictionary


The science of breeding animals and plants.
Example sentences
  • The main courses include zoonomy and biochemistry; animal genetic thremmatology; animal reproduction; animal production; nutrition and feeding; as well as prevention and cure of animal disease.


Late 19th century: from Greek thremma, thremmat- 'nursling' + -logy.

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Syllabification: threm·ma·tol·o·gy

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