thaumatology

[ thaw-muh-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌθɔ məˈtɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the study or description of miracles.

Nearby words

  1. thatcherism,
  2. thatching,
  3. thaub,
  4. thaught,
  5. thaumato-,
  6. thaumatrope,
  7. thaumaturge,
  8. thaumaturgic,
  9. thaumaturgy,
  10. thaw

Origin of thaumatology

First recorded in 1850–55; thaumato- + -logy

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British Dictionary definitions for thaumatology

thaumatology

/ (ˌθɔːməˈtɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the study of or a treatise on miracles
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