sindonology

[ sin-duh-nol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌsɪn dəˈnɒl ə dʒi /
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noun

the scientific study of the Shroud of Turin.

Nearby words

  1. sindbad the sailor,
  2. sindbis fever,
  3. sindbis virus,
  4. sindhi,
  5. sindon,
  6. sine,
  7. sine curve,
  8. sine die,
  9. sine prole,
  10. sine qua non

Origin of sindonology

1965–70; < Italian sindon(e) the shroud in which Christ was interred (< Greek (NT) sindṓn winding sheet, Greek: muslin sheet; cf. sindon) + -o- + -logy

Related formssin·do·nol·o·gist, noun

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