sindonology

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Etymology[edit]

From sindon (shroud, linen) +‎ -ology (indicating field of study).

Noun[edit]

sindonology (uncountable)

  1. The study of the Shroud of Turin from a believing perspective.
    • 2004 April 14, Steve Tomkins, “Wrapped in the shroud”, in BBC[1]:
      It has its own ology - sindonology, the study of the shroud.

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