ethnoscience

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noun eth·no·sci·ence \ˈeth-nō-ˌsī-ən(t)s\

Definition of ethnoscience

  1. :  the study of a culture's system of classifying knowledge (as its taxonomy of plants and animals); also :  such a system in a particular culture

1956

First Known Use of ethnoscience

1956


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