po·​le·​mol·​ogy | \ (ˌ)pōləˈmäləjē \
plural -es

Definition of polemology

: the study of war

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First Known Use of polemology

1938, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for polemology

Greek polemos war + English -ology (as in psychology)

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“Polemology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polemology. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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