-nomy


-nomy

noun combining form

Definition of -NOMY

:  system of laws governing or sum of knowledge regarding a (specified) field <agronomy>

Origin of -NOMY

Greek -nomia, from nomos

-n·o·my

noun combining form \n-ə-mē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural -n·o·mies

Medical Definition of -NOMY

: system of laws or sum of knowledge regarding a (specified) field <taxonomy>

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