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anthropology
science dealing with the origin, races, customes, and beliefs of humankind
bacteriology
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
dermatology
science dealing with the skin and its diseases
ecology
science with the relation of living things to their environment and to each other
ethnology
branch of anthropology dealing with human races, their origin, ditribution, culture, etc.
genealogy
account of the descent of a person or family from an ancestor
geology
science dealing with the earth's history as recorded in rocks
meteorology
science dealing with the atmosphere and weather
morphology
1. science study of the forms and structures of plants and animals
2. form and structure of an organism or any of its parts
mythology
account or study of myths
necrology
list of persons who have died recently
neurology
scientific study of the nervous system and its diseases
paleontology
science dealing with the 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
physchology
science of the mind
sociology
study of the evolution, development, and functioning of human society
technology
use fo science to achieve a practical purpose; applied science
theology
study of religion and religious ideas