typhlology

The study of blindness

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • typhlology — tiflologija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Speciali pedagogikos sritis, tirianti sutrikusio regėjimo žmonių psichikos raidos ypatumus, ugdymo, reabilitacijos ir socializacijos problemas. kilmė gr. typhlos – aklas + logos –… …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • typhlology — /tif lol euh jee/, n. the study of the causes and treatment of blindness. [1870 75; < Gk typhló(s) blind + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • typhlology — noun the scientific study of blindness …   Wiktionary

  • typhlology — typh·lol·o·gy (tif lolґə je) [typhlo 1 + logy] the study of blindness …   Medical dictionary

  • typhlology — study of blindness and the blind Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • typhlology — typh·lol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • typhlology — /tɪfˈlɒlədʒi/ (say tif loluhjee) noun the branch of medical science dealing with blindness and the care of the blind. {Greek typhlos blind + logy} …   Australian English dictionary

  • typhlology —   n. study of blindness.    ♦ typhlosis, n. blindness …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • typhlology — tiˈfläləjē noun ( es) Etymology: typhl + logy : the scientific study of blindness, its causes, effects, and control : a branch of science that deals with blindness * * * /tif lol euh jee/, n. the study of the causes and treatment of blindness.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sciences and Studies — This list defines 633 sciences, arts and studies of various degrees of respectability and rarity, ranging from the common and esteemed (chemistry) to the obscure and quirky (peristerophily). Over the past century, the range and scope of… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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