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


nomology ‎(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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