numismatology

Numismatology

Nu*mis`ma*tol"o*gy\, n. [L. numisma, -atis + -logy.] The science which treats of coins and medals, in their relation to history; numismatics.
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numismatology

noun
the collection and study of money (and coins in particular) [syn: numismatics
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