Definition of orismology
: the science of defining technical terms
orismologicalplay \ˌȯr-əz-mə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌär-; ȯ-ˌriz-\ adjective
Origin and Etymology of orismology
Greek horismos definition (from horizein to define) + English -logy — more at horizon
First Known Use: 1815
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