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alethiology

[uh-lee-thee-ol-uh-jee] /əˌli θiˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of logic dealing with truth and error.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Greek alḗthei(a) truth (alēthḗ(s) true + -ia -ia) + -o- + -logy
Related forms
alethiologic
[uh-lee-thee-uh-loj-ik] /əˌli θi əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/ (Show IPA),
alethiological, adjective
alethiologist, noun
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