Entomology vs. Etymology

Entomology vs. Etymology — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Entomology and Etymology

Entomologynoun

The scientific study of insects.

Etymologynoun

The origin and historical development of a linguistic form as shown by determining its basic elements, earliest known use, and changes in form and meaning, tracing its transmission from one language to another, identifying its cognates in other languages, and reconstructing its ancestral form where possible.

Entomologynoun

The scientific study of insects.

Entomology is an important field of study within biology.

Etymologynoun

The branch of linguistics that deals with etymologies.

Entomologynoun

the branch of zoology that studies insects

Etymologynoun

(uncountable) The study of the historical development of languages, particularly as manifested in individual words.

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Etymologynoun

(countable) An account of the origin and historical development of a word.

Etymologynoun

a history of a word

Etymologynoun

the study of the sources and development of words