Definition of Mammalogy

1. Noun. The branch of zoology that studies mammals.

Specialized synonyms: Primatology
Generic synonyms: Zoological Science, Zoology



Definition of Mammalogy

1. n. The science which relates to mammals or the Mammalia. See Mammalia.

Definition of Mammalogy

1. Noun. The study of mammals ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mammalogy

1. [n -GIES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Mammalogy

mammalia
mammaliaform
mammaliaforms
mammalial
mammalian
mammalian expression vector
mammalians
mammaliferous
mammalities
mammality
mammallike
mammalogical
mammalogies
mammalogist
mammalogists
mammalogy (current term)
mammaloid
mammaloids
mammals
mammaplastic
mammaplasties
mammaplasty
mammaries
mammary
mammary-gland
mammary arteries
mammary branches
mammary calculus
mammary cancer virus of mice
mammary derived growth inhibitor

Literary usage of Mammalogy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1886)
"The appropriation now made is for the "promotion of Economic Ornithology anil mammalogy; an investigation of the food-habits, distribution, and migration of ..."

2. The California Spotted Owl: A Technical Assessment of Its Current Status. by Jared Verner (1994)
"Journal of mammalogy 37:371-374. Longhurst. William M. 1978. Response of bird and mammal populations to fire in chaparral. California Agriculture 9:9-12. ..."

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