algology

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin alga

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algology (uncountable)

  1. The branch of botany dealing with algae.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek άλγος (álgos, algo-, pain) -λογία (-logía, -logy, branch of study)

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algology (uncountable)

  1. The medical treatment of pain as practiced in Greece and Turkey.

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