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suicidology

[soo-uh-sahy-dol-uh-jee] /ˌsu ə saɪˈdɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of the causes and prevention of suicide.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; suicide + -o- + -logy
Related forms
suicidologist, noun
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