cliometric

cliometrics

[klee-oh-me-triks, klahy-oh-]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the study of historical data by the use of statistical, often computerized, techniques.

Origin:
1965–70; Clio + -metrics

cliometric, adjective
cliometrically, adverb
cliometrician [klee-oh-mi-trish-uhn, klahy-oh-] , noun
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cliometrics (ˌklaɪəʊˈmɛtrɪks)
 
n
(functioning as singular) the study of economic history using statistics and computer analysis
 
[C20: Clio + (econo)metrics]
 
clio'metric
 
adj
 
clio'metrical
 
adj
 
cliometrician
 
n

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