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praxeology

or prax·i·ol·o·gy

[ prak-see-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌpræk siˈɒl ə dʒi /
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noun
the study of human conduct.
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Origin of praxeology

1900–05; <Greek prāxe- (taken as stem of prâxispraxis) + -o- + -logy; perhaps via. French praxéologie

OTHER WORDS FROM praxeology

prax·e·o·log·i·cal, prax·i·o·log·i·cal [prak-see-uh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌpræk si əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective
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Medical definitions for praxeology

praxeology

n.
The study of human conduct.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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