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sitology

[ sahy-tol-uh-jee ]
/ saɪˈtɒl ə dʒi /
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noun

the branch of medicine dealing with nutrition and dietetics.

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Origin of sitology

First recorded in 1860–65; sito- + -logy
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British Dictionary definitions for sitology

sitology
/ (saɪˈtɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the scientific study of food, diet, and nutrition

Word Origin for sitology

C19: from Greek sitos food, grain + -logy
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