Different Scientific words and their Meaning

 

Sl No.


Name


Meaning


1


Acoustics


 Study of sound and sound waves


2


Agrostology


Study of grasses


3


Anatomy


Study of the animal / human body


4


Astronautics


Study of space travel & space vehicles


5


Astronomy


Study of  Universe and Planets


6


Biology


Study of Living organisms


7


Botany


Study of Plant


8


Bryology


Study of mosses


9


Cardiology


Study of Heart and Heart diseases


10


Chemistry


Study of elements


11


Cosmetology


Study of cosmetics and their use


12


Dactylogy


Study of fingerprints


13


Dietetics


Study of Diet and Nutrition


14


Endocrinology


Study of glands


15


Lithology


Study of the characteristics of rocks


16


Mycology


Study of Fungi and Fungal diseases


17


Nephrology


Study of Kidney


18


Oncology


Study of Tumours


19


Orology


Study of Mountains


20


Paediatrics


Study of Child diseases


21


Pathology


Study of Mechanisms of diseases


22


Psychiatry


Study of Mental & Emotional disorders


23


Radiology


Study of X-rays f


24


Rheumatology


Study of Small Joints in human body


25


Seismology


Study of Earthquakes


26


Theology


Study of Religions


27


Virology


Study of Viruses


28


Zoology


Study of Animal life


29


Zymology


Study of Fermentation Process