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campanology

[kam-puh-nol-uh-jee] /ˌkæm pəˈnɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the principles or art of making bells, bell ringing, etc.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Neo-Latin campanologia = Late Latin campān(a) bell (see campanile) + Neo-Latin -ologia (see -o-, -logy)
Related forms
campanological
[kam-puh-nl-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌkæm pə nlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
campanologically, adverb
campanologist, campanologer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for campanological

campanology

/ˌkæmpəˈnɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the art or skill of ringing bells musically
Derived Forms
campanological (ˌkæmpənəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
campanologist, campanologer, noun
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin campānologia, from Late Latin campāna bell
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