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Definitions of bacteriology:

part of speech: noun

The branch of science which has to do with the study of unicellular vegetable organisms and with their relation to medicine, agriculture, and the arts.

part of speech: noun

The science relating to bacteria.

Usage examples for bacteriology:

  • Two surgeons were lent by the Royal Navy for the study of bacteriology and parasitology in addition to their medical duties, and Mr. Herbert G. Ponting was chosen as camera artist and cinematographer to the Expedition. "South with Scott", Edward R. G. R. Evans
  • Attention has only lately been directed to the antiseptic property of coffee though we have long been availing ourselves of that property without knowing it; this is true of many other medicinal agents, indeed of all that the modern studies of bacteriology have presented to us as antifermentives and microbicides. "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  • It is as inconsistent for the bacteriologist to be an unbeliever as it is for the Christian Scientist to deny the value of bacteriology "The Untroubled Mind", Herbert J. Hall

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