leptology

Leptology

Lep*tol"o*gy\ (l[e^]p*t[o^]l"[-o]*j[y^]), n. [Gr. leptologi`a; lepto`s small, subtile + lo`gos discourse.] A minute and tedious discourse on trifling things.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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