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spectrology

[spek-trol-uh-jee] /spɛkˈtrɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of ghosts, phantoms, or apparitions.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; < Latin spectr(um) specter + -o- + -logy
Related forms
spectrological
[spek-truh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌspɛk trəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
spectrologically, adverb
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