sitology

sitology

[sahy-tol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of medicine dealing with nutrition and dietetics.

Origin:
1860–65; sito- + -logy

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sitology (saɪˈtɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the scientific study of food, diet, and nutrition
 
[C19: from Greek sitos food, grain + -logy]

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