cryology

noun cry·ol·o·gy \krīˈäləjē\

Definition of cryology

plural

-es

  1. 1 :  the study of snow and ice; sometimes :  glaciology

  2. 2 :  the science of refrigeration

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Origin and Etymology of cryology

cryo- + -logy (probably after French cryologie “physics of cold temperatures”)


First Known Use: 1935


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