Nomology definition

nō-mŏlə-jē
The theoretical study of metaphysical, logical, divine, or human laws.
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The study of laws.
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The study of general physical and logical laws.
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The science of the laws of the mind; rational psychology.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
nomology
Plural:
nomologies

Origin of nomology

  • Greek nomos law nem- in Indo-European roots –logy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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

    From Wiktionary