praxeology

or prax·i·ol·o·gy

[ prak-see-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌpræk siˈɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the study of human conduct.

Nearby words

  1. pravity,
  2. prawn,
  3. prawn cracker,
  4. prawn-sandwich,
  5. praxagoras,
  6. praxes,
  7. praxiological,
  8. praxis,
  9. praxiteles,
  10. pray

Origin of praxeology

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

Related formsprax·e·o·log·i·cal, prax·i·o·log·i·cal [prak-see-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌpræk si əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective

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Medicine definitions for praxiological

praxeology

n.

The study of human conduct.

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