[ tahy-pol-uh-jee ]
/ taɪˈpɒl ə dʒi /
the doctrine or study of types or prefigurative symbols, especially in scriptural literature.
a systematic classification or study of types.
Linguistics. the study and classification of languages according to structural features, especially patterns of phonology, morphology, and syntax, without reference to their histories.
Words nearby typology
OTHER WORDS FROM typologyty·po·log·i·cal [tahy-puh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌtaɪ pəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, ty·po·log·ic, adjectivety·po·log·i·cal·ly, adverbty·pol·o·gist, noun
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Both as an exegete and as a typologist he appears as a disciple of the Pharisees.History of Dogma, Volume 1 (of 7)|Adolph Harnack
British Dictionary definitions for typologist
/ (taɪˈpɒlədʒɪ) /
mainly Christian theol the doctrine or study of types or of the correspondence between them and the realities which they typify
Derived forms of typologytypological (ˌtaɪpəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) or typologic, adjectivetypologically, adverbtypologist, noun
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