anemology

[ an-uh-mol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌæn əˈmɒl ə dʒi /

noun Meteorology Now Rare.

the study of the movements of the winds.

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Origin of anemology

First recorded in 1785–95; anemo- + -logy

OTHER WORDS FROM anemology

an·e·mo·log·i·cal [an-uh-muh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌæn ə məˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for anemology

anemology
/ (ˌænɪˈmɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

archaic the study of winds
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