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Some of these studies have not been replicated, and have been criticized as a modern form of phrenology.
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Origin and Etymology of phrenology
Greek phren-, phrēn
First Known Use: 1805See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of phrenology
: the former study of the conformation of the skull based on the belief that it is indicative of mental faculties and character
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