grammatology

[ gram-uh-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌgræm əˈtɒl ə dʒi /
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noun

the scientific study of systems of writing.

Nearby words

  1. grammatical meaning,
  2. grammaticality,
  3. grammaticalize,
  4. grammaticism,
  5. grammatist,
  6. gramme,
  7. grammy,
  8. gramont,
  9. gramont, philibert, comte de,
  10. gramophile

Origin of grammatology

< Greek grammat-, stem of grámma letter + -o- + -logy

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British Dictionary definitions for grammatology

grammatology

/ (ˌɡræməˈtɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the scientific study of writing systems
Derived Formsgrammatologist, noun

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