onomatology


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onomatology

 [on″o-mah-tol´ŏ-je]
the science of names and nomenclature.
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onomatology

(on?o-ma-tol'o-je) [Gr. onoma, name, + logos, word, reason]
The science of names. Synonym: nomenclature; terminology
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