[ myoo-zee-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌmyu ziˈɒl ə dʒi /
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the systematic study of the organization, management, and function of a museum.
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OTHER WORDS FROM museologymu·se·o·log·i·cal [myoo-zee-uh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌmyu zi əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivemu·se·ol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for museology
/ (ˌmjuːzɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /
the science of museum organization
Derived forms of museologymuseological, adjectivemuseologist, noun
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