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pantology

[pan-tol-uh-jee]
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noun
  1. a systematic view of all human knowledge.

Origin of pantology

First recorded in 1810–20; panto- + -logy
Related formspan·to·log·ic [pan-tl-oj-ik] /ˌpæn tlˈɒdʒ ɪk/, pan·to·log·i·cal, adverbpan·tol·o·gist, noun
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  • Pantology, pan-tol′o-ji, n. universal knowledge: a view of all branches of knowledge: a book of universal information.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 3 of 4: N-R)

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