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cliometrics

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noun plural but singular in construction clio·met·rics \ˌklī-ə-ˈme-triks\

Definition of cliometrics

  1. :  the application of methods developed in other fields (as economics, statistics, and data processing) to the study of history

clio·met·ric play \-trik\ adjective
clio·met·ri·cian play \-me-ˈtri-shən\ noun


Origin of cliometrics

Clio + -metrics (as in econometrics)


First Known Use: 1960


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