nematology etymology

English word nematology comes from English -logy, English nemat-

Detailed word origin of nematology

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-logy English (eng) A branch of learning; a study of a particular subject.. Something said, or a way of speaking, a narrative.
nemat- English (eng) (chiefly, biology) Characteristic of, pertaining to, or possessing a filiform structure. Nematode.
nematology English (eng) (biology) The branch of biology that studies nematode roundworms.

Words with the same origin as nematology

Descendants of -logy
auxologist cardiology chronological chronology cosmochronology criminology cryptology cytology dermatology ethnology gerontology gynaecology histology ichthyology logy morphological morphology musicologist ophthalmology pharmacological pharmacology proctology seismology topology urology
Descendants of nemat-
antinematode nematicide nematoblast nematocalyx nematocide nematodelike nematodiasis nematofauna nematogen nematognath nematoid nematomorph nematophagous phytonematode