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Formed as nom- +‎ -o- +‎ -logy, by analogy with the French nomologie.


nomology (countable and uncountable, plural nomologies)

  1. The study of laws
  2. The study of general physical and logical laws
  3. The science of the laws of the mind; rational psychology.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir W. Hamilton to this entry?)

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