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-logia

(lō'jē-ă),
1. The study of the subject noted in the body of the word, or a treatise on the same; the Eng. equivalent is -logy, or, with a connecting vowel, -ology.
2. Collecting or picking.

-ology

suffix meaning "the study or science of": biology, pathology, physiology.

-ology

1. Suffix denoting study of.
2. Synonym(s): -logia.