choreology

choreology

[kawr-ee-ol-uh-jee, kohr-]
noun
1.
the study of dance notation.
2.
the recording of dance movement by notation.

Origin:
1965–70; choreo- (see choreography) + -logy

choreologist, noun
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Main Entry:  choreology
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the study of dance movements, dance notation
Etymology:  choreo- 'dance'
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