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ter·mi·nol·o·gy  (t?rm-nl-j)
n. pl. ter·mi·nol·o·gies
1. The vocabulary of technical terms used in a particular field, subject, science, or art; nomenclature.
2. The study of nomenclature.

[German Terminologie, from Medieval Latin terminus, expression; see term.]

termi·no·logi·cal (-n-lj-kl) adj.
termi·no·logi·cal·ly adv.
termi·nolo·gist n.


terminology  /trmnldi/  n. [C;U] the technical vocabulary of a field: The terminology in science has exact meanings. terminology

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