dialectology

play
noun di·a·lec·tol·o·gy \-jē\

Definition of dialectology

  1. 1 :  the systematic study of dialect

  2. 2 :  the body of data available for study of a dialect

dialectological

play \-ˌlek-tə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

dialectologically

play \-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of dialectology

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1820


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