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lim·nol·o·gy / limˈnäləjē/ • n. the study of the biological, chemical, and physical features of lakes and other bodies of fresh water. DERIVATIVES: lim·no·log·i·cal / ˌlimnəˈläjikəl/ adj. lim·nol·o·gist / -jist/ n.

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"limnology." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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limnology

limnology The study of freshwater ecosystems, especially lakes.

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"limnology." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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limnology

limnology The study of freshwater ecosystems, especially lakes.

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"limnology." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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limnology

limnology The study of freshwater ecosystems, especially lakes.

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"limnology." A Dictionary of Zoology. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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limnology

limnology XIX. f. Gr. límnē lake, marsh + -OLOGY.

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"limnology." The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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limnology

limnology The study of freshwater habitats and ecosystems.

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"limnology." A Dictionary of Biology. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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