Meaning of aerobiology in English:


Pronunciation /ˌɛːrə(ʊ)bʌɪˈɒlədʒi/


mass noun
  • The study of airborne microorganisms, pollen, spores, and seeds, especially as agents of infection.

    ‘Tuberculosis is among humankind's most successful pathogens, and yet we know relatively little of its aerobiology.’
    • ‘Through a knowledge of the aerobiology in your area, your physician can identify whether the symptoms fit into this pattern of disease.’
    • ‘This is an example how aerobiology is used for early prediction of productivity of forestrial trees.’
    • ‘The following are some useful links to aerobiology sites.’
    • ‘Commonly, however, aerobiology is about pollen and spores in the air.’