ufology

noun, often capitalized U&F & 1st O
ufol·o·gy | \yü-ˈfä-lə-jē \

Definition of ufology 

: the study of unidentified flying objects

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Other Words from ufology

ufological \ˌyü-fə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \ adjective often capitalized U&F & 1st O
ufologist \yü-ˈfä-lə-jist \ noun often capitalized U&F & 1st O

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Greer first met Ata’s owner at a Spanish ufology conference in 2009. Ben Guarino, BostonGlobe.com, "This tiny skeleton found in Chile might look like an alien’s, but genetics studies are uncovering the tragic, true story," 23 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of ufology

1959, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ufology

UFO + -logy

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