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futurology

noun fu·tur·olo·gy \ˌfyü-chə-ˈrä-lə-jē\

: the study of what might happen in the future

Full Definition of FUTUROLOGY

:  a study that deals with future possibilities based on current trends
fu·tur·olog·i·cal \-rə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
fu·tur·olo·gist \-ˈrä-lə-jist\ noun

First Known Use of FUTUROLOGY

1946

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