pedology

noun
pe·​dol·​o·​gy | \pi-ˈdä-lə-jē, pe-\

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pedological \ ˌpe-​də-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl \ or less commonly pedologic \ ˌpe-​də-​ˈlä-​jik \ adjective
pedologist \ pi-​ˈdä-​lə-​jist , pe-​ \ noun

First Known Use of pedology

1900, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pedology

Greek pedon + International Scientific Vocabulary -logy

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pedology

noun
pe·​dol·​o·​gy
variants: or chiefly British paedology \ pē-​ˈdäl-​ə-​jē \
plural pedologies

Medical Definition of pedology 

: the scientific study of the life and development of children

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