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hippology

[hi-pol-uh-jee] /hɪˈpɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of horses.
Origin of hippology
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; hippo- + -logy
Related forms
hippological
[hip-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌhɪp əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
hippologist, noun
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Contemporary definitions for hippology
noun

a passion for horses

Word Origin

Greek hippos 'horse'

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