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Definition of the noun algology

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noun - plural: algologies

  1. the branch of botany that studies algae

Alternative definition of the noun algology

noun

  1. The branch of botany dealing with algae.
  2. The medical treatment of pain as practiced in Greece and Turkey.

Explanation

Algology is the medical treatment of pain as practiced in Greece and Turkey. The Hellenic Society of Algology and the Turkish Algology-Pain Society are the relevant local bodies affiliated to the International Association for the Study of Pain.

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Google previewPharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Transport of Agmatine in the Central Nervous System (2007)

Acute and Chronic Pain Algology is the study of pain. Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) as: "An unpleasant sensory and emotional experience ...

Google previewEclipse (2001)

The Celestial Phenomenon That Changed the Course of History by Duncan Steel, Paul Davies

Algology is the study of algae. Algolagnia is a psychiatric term covering sadism and masochism. ALGOL is an acronym recognized by the computer-literate, stand- ing for ALGOrithmic Language, one of the earliest programming codes.

Google previewCollections of the Minnesota Historical Society (1901)

There are, moreover, many special fields that lend themselves to ready definition: thus algology is the science of algae; mycology, the science of fungi; bryology, the science of mosses; pterldology, the science of ferns; cytology, the science of ...

Google previewProceedings of the Staten Island Association of Arts and Sciences (1914)

by Staten Island Association of Arts and Science

From the introduction may be quoted : " Algology is the science that treats of the structure, habits, and classification of algae. Alga singular, and algae plural,, meaning sea-weed, or sea-weeds." The author's observations and speculations on ...

Google previewProceedings - Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences (1914)

by Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences

From the introduction may be quoted : " Algology is the science that treats of the structure, habits, and classification of algae. Alga singular, and algae plural, meaning sea-weed, or sea-weeds." The author's observations and speculations on ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Epidemiology (2007)

by Sarah Boslaugh

Demographics and Epidemiology Algology is the study and science of pain phenomena, and an algologist is a student, investigator, or practitioner of algology. Pain studies conducted by pain organizations and algologists are tracked by the ...

Google previewA Complete Course in ISC Biology (1997)

by V. B. Rastogi, B. Kishore

Phycology/Algology is the science dealing with algae . * M.O.P. lyengar is called ' Father of Indian Phycology ' * Cormophytes are the plants with distinction of stem, leaves and roots. » The science deal ing with bryophytes is called Bryology.

Google previewThe Supplement to the Cyclopaedia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Etc (1858)

by Edward Balfour

Thomson and Captain Strnchey, the principal feature, in the Algology is the great prevalence ol species of Zygneam and Tyudariden, which ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

Algology.

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

alfalfa dwarf algology infection or poison. alfalfa dwarf, la: a viral disease of alfalfa that causes dwarfing of affected plants. Ib: a plant affected by this disease. alfalfa gall midge. Asphordylia websteri. alfalfa leaf meal, a stock feed comprised ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

algology. The study of algae (more usually known as phycology). Alisols. Soils that have an *argic horizon with a *cation exchange capacity of more than 24 molc/kg clay, and a *base saturation of less than 50 per cent within 100 cm of the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1895)

Pronouncing, Etymological, and Explanatory; Embracing Scientific and Other Terms, Numerous Familiar Terms and a Copious Selection of Old English Words by James Stormonth, Philip Henry Phelp

like sea-weed : algology, n. dl-g6l'o-jl [Gr. logos, disburse], a treatise on the algte or sea-plants ; the study «f sea-plants. algaroth, n. dVgd-rStk [said to be after discoverer], the oxychloride or flowers of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)

by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

algology (älgöl'ojl) n. [L. alga, seaweed ; Gk. logos, discourse.] The study of seaweeds or Algae (bot). alima (äl'lmä) n. [Gk. halimos, pert sea.] ...

Google previewMongolian English Dictionary (2013)

by Bawden

IlaxHyp - dialom, emier IlaxHyp - pennate didtom, Hauparah HaxHyp ~ Centric didiom, ulap Horooh - yellow-green algae, - cynian algology 3AMAT il.1: bolt of a gun), 3amrbih 6aphy Cocking-handle, 3aMTHāh paM bol-carrier [AK 47) 2.

Google previewConcept S Dictionary Of Agricultural Sciences (1992)

by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta

Algology The study of algae. Also called phycology. Alhagi camelorum See camel thorn — maurorum See camel thorn — pseudalhagl See camel thorn Allar Vilayati Mehndi. See Jamaica switch sorrel. Alidade An instrument used in fire towers ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

phycology (algology) The study of algae (see alga). phycovirus A virus that infects and can replicate in algae (see alga). phyletic evolution ...

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Video shows what algology means. The branch of botany dealing with algae.. algology synonyms: phycology. Algology Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...

Scrabble value of A1L1G2O1L1O1G2Y4

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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