pneumatology

noun
pneu·​ma·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌnü-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē How to pronounce pneumatology (audio) , ˌnyü-\

Definition of pneumatology

: the study of spiritual beings or phenomena

First Known Use of pneumatology

1673, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pneumatology

New Latin pneumatologia, from Greek pneumat-, pneuma + New Latin -logia -logy

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pneumatology

noun
pneu·​ma·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌn(y)ü-mə-ˈtäl-ə-jē How to pronounce pneumatology (audio) \
plural pneumatologies

Medical Definition of pneumatology

: a science dealing with the medical uses of air and gases

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