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praxeology

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noun prax·e·ol·o·gy \ˌprak-sē-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of praxeology

  1. :  the study of human action and conduct

praxeological

play \-sē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of praxeology

alteration of earlier praxiology, from praxis + -o- + -logy


First Known Use: 1904


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