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culturology

[kuhl-chuh-rol-uh-jee] /ˌkʌl tʃəˈrɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
a branch of anthropology concerned with the study of cultural institutions as distinct from the people who are involved in them.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40, Americanism; culture + -o- + -logy
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