sin ology

Sinology

[sahy-nol-uh-jee, si-]
noun
the study of the language, literature, history, customs, etc., of China.

Origin:
1880–85; Sino- + -logy; compare French, German sinologie

Sinological [sahyn-l-oj-i-kuhl, sin-] , adjective
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Sinology (saɪˈnɒlədʒɪ, sɪ-)
 
n
the study of Chinese history, language, culture, etc
 
Sinological
 
adj
 
Si'nologist
 
n
 
Sinologue
 
n

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