bibliology

noun
bib·​li·​ol·​o·​gy | \ ˌbi-blē-ˈä-lə-jē How to pronounce bibliology (audio) \

Definition of bibliology

1 : the history and science of books as physical objects : bibliography
2 often capitalized : the study of the theological doctrine of the Bible

First Known Use of bibliology

1804, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Bibliology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bibliology. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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