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Histology

________- the study of the minute structure of tiny bits of the body as seen with the help of a compound microscope.

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Biology

________ has already progressed a great deal in the field of vitamins, hormones, genetics, genetic engineering, antibiotics, cancer research, cloning, stem cell research, organ transplant, environmental sciences, and life in outer.

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Eugenics

________- the science which aims to improve the human race through controlled heredity.

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Sericulture

________: the technique of producing silk by raising silkworms.

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Ecology

________- the study of the relationship of an organism to both its living and non- living environment.

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Anatomy

________- the study of the gross structure of an organism as seen in dissection.

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Paleontology

________- the study of prehistoric forms of life through fossils of plants and animals.

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Biochemistry

________- the study of chemicals and reactions that take place inside living things.

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Primitive man

________ lived in jungles and caves.

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Cytology

________- the study of the structure and function of animal and plant cells.

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Embryology

________- the study of the formation and development of embryos of plants and animals.

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Herpetology

________- the study of lizards, and snakes.

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Physiology

________- the study of functions and activities of organisms and their parts.

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Pathology

________- the study of diseases of plants and animals.

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Morphology

________- the study of form and structure of plants and animals.

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Genetics

________- the science of the transmission of body characteristics (both similarities and differences) from parents to offspring.

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Biogeography

________- the study of the geographical distribution of plants and animals.

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Taxonomy

________- the science of naming, grouping, and classifying plants and animals.

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Greeks

________ were probably the pioneers of an organized study of Biology.

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Zoology

________- the study of animals.

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Ornithology

________- the study of birds.

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Entomology

________- the study of insects.

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Jeevaj

________ (viviparous) animals who give birth to young one.

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Bacteriology

________- the study of bacteria.

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Ichthyology

________- the study of fishes.

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Mycology

________- the study of fungi.

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Virology

________- the study of viruses.

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Horticulture

________: science and art of growing fruits, vegetables, flowers, or ornamental plants.

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natural vegetation

He collected food from ________ and hunted wild animals.

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sixteenth century

With the invention of the microscope in the ________, a new world of minute animals and plants came to human knowledge.

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Parasitology

________- the study of parasites (the organisms that live on or inside other organisms and draw nourishment from the hosts)

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Human Biology

________- the study of man as a living organism and his relationship with other living organisms.

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Evolution

________- the study of the origin and descent of organisms.

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Veterinary Science

________: treatment and surgery of animals.

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Immunology

________- the science that deals with the phenomena and causes of immunity (resistance to or defense against diseases)

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cultivation of rice

The ________ was first introduced in India.

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nineteenth century

In the ________, biology took several major leaps through the discovery of germs, wider acceptance of the theory of organic evolution, establishment of the cell theory, etc.

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Marine Biology

________: Study of life in the sea.

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Household Biology

________: Study of household animals and insects etc including how to prevent damage to our own body and belongings.

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Biology

________ is the study of living beings i.e.

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Biology

________ flourished a great deal in ancient India (2500 B.C.

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Biology

________ is divided into several branches.

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Botany

the study of plants

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Zoology

the study of animals

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Human Biology

the study of man as a living organism and his relationship with other living organisms

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Bacteriology

the study of bacteria

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Virology

the study of viruses

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Mycology

the study of fungi

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Entomology

the study of insects

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Ichthyology

the study of fishes

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Herpetology

the study of lizards, and snakes

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Ornithology

the study of birds

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Anatomy

the study of the gross structure of an organism as seen in dissection

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Morphology

the study of form and structure of plants and animals

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Histology

the study of the minute structure of tiny bits of the body as seen with the help of a compound microscope

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Cytology

the study of the structure and function of animal and plant cells

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Physiology

the study of functions and activities of organisms and their parts

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Embryology

the study of the formation and development of embryos of plants and animals

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Taxonomy

the science of naming, grouping, and classifying plants and animals

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Ecology

the study of the relationship of an organism to both its living and non-living environment

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Biogeography

the study of the geographical distribution of plants and animals

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Paleontology

the study of prehistoric forms of life through fossils of plants and animals

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Evolution

the study of the origin and descent of organisms

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Genetics

the science of the transmission of body characteristics (both similarities and differences) from parents to offspring

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Parasitology

the study of parasites (the organisms that live on or inside other organisms and draw nourishment from the hosts)

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Immunology

the science that deals with the phenomena and causes of immunity (resistance to or defense against diseases)

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Pathology

the study of diseases of plants and animals

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Eugenics

the science which aims to improve the human race through controlled heredity

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Biochemistry

the study of chemicals and reactions that take place inside living things

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Agriculture

raising crops and livestock

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Veterinary Science

treatment and surgery of animals

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Marine Biology

Study of life in the sea

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Household Biology

Study of household animals and insects etc including how to prevent damage to our own body and belongings

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Horticulture

science and art of growing fruits, vegetables, flowers, or ornamental plants

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Sericulture

the technique of producing silk by raising silkworms

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