epistemophilia

noun epis·te·mo·phil·ia \-mōˈfilēə\

Definition of epistemophilia

plural

-s

  1. :  love of knowledge; specifically :  excessive striving for or preoccupation with knowledge

epistemophiliac

\-lēˌak\ noun plural

-s

epistemophilic

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of epistemophilia

New Latin, from epistemo- + -philia


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