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ANTHROPOLOGY
science dealing with the origin, races, customs and beliefs of humankind
BACTERIOLOGOY
science dealing with the study of bacteria
BIOLOGY
science dealing with the study of living organisms
CARDIOLOGY
science dealing with the action and diseases of the heart
CRIMINOLOGY
scientific study of crimes and criminals
DERMATALOGY
science dealing with the skin and its diseases
ECOLOGY
science dealing with the relation of living things to their invironment and to each other
ETHNOLOGY
branch of anthropology dealing with human races, their origin, distribution, culture, etc
GENEALOGY
account of the descent of a person or family from an ancestor
GEOLOGY
science dealing with the earths history as recorded in rocks
METEOROLOGY
science dealing with the atmosphere and weather
MORPHOLOGY
1)scientific study of the forms and structures of plants and animals
2)form of structure of an organism or any of its parts
MYTHOLOGY
account or study of myths
NECROLOGY
list of persons who have died recently; obituary
NEUROLOGY
scientific study of the nervous system and its diseases
PALEONTOLOGY
science dealing with life in the remote past as recorded in fossils
PATHOLOGY
1)science dealing with the nature and causes of disease
2)something abnormal
PETROLOGY
scientific study of rocks
PHYSIOLOGY
science dealing with the functions of living things or their organs
PSYCHOLOGY
science of the mind
SOCIOLOGY
study of the evolution, development, and functioning of human society
TECHNOLOGY
use of science to acheieve a practical purpose; applied science; engineering
THEOLOGY
study of religion and religous ideas