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Meaning of "gigantology" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIGANTOLOGY

gigantology  [ˌdʒaɪɡænˈtɒlədʒɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIGANTOLOGY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Gigantology is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIGANTOLOGY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of gigantology in the English dictionary

The definition of gigantology in the dictionary is the study or description of giants.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIGANTOLOGY


climatology
ˌklaɪməˈtɒlədʒɪ
cosmetology
ˌkɒzmɛˈtɒlədʒɪ
cytology
saɪˈtɒlədʒɪ
dermatology
ˌdɜːməˈtɒlədʒɪ
gerontology
ˌdʒɛrɒnˈtɒlədʒɪ
haematology
ˌhiːməˈtɒlədʒɪ
hematology
ˌhiːməˈtɒlədʒɪ
hepatology
ˌhɛpəˈtɒlədʒɪ
histology
hɪˈstɒlədʒɪ
neonatology
ˌniːəʊnəˈtɒlədʒɪ
ontology
ɒnˈtɒlədʒɪ
otology
əʊˈtɒlədʒɪ
paleontology
ˌpælɪɒnˈtɒlədʒɪ
parasitology
ˌpærəsaɪˈtɒlədʒɪ
primatology
ˌpraɪməˈtɒlədʒɪ
proctology
prɒkˈtɒlədʒɪ
rheumatology
ˌruːməˈtɒlədʒɪ
Scientology
ˌsaɪənˈtɒlədʒɪ
tautology
tɔːˈtɒlədʒɪ
teratology
ˌtɛrəˈtɒlədʒɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIGANTOLOGY

gigabit
gigabyte
gigaflop
gigahertz
gigantean
gigantesque
gigantic
gigantically
giganticide
giganticness
gigantism
gigantomachia
gigantomachies
gigantomachy
gigaton
gigawatt
gigged
gigging
giggit
giggle

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIGANTOLOGY

archaeology
astrology
biology
biotechnology
ecology
genealogy
geology
information technology
methodology
microbiology
mythology
neurology
oncology
pathology
pharmacology
physiology
psychology
sociology
technology
terminology
theology

Synonyms and antonyms of gigantology in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «gigantology» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIGANTOLOGY

Find out the translation of gigantology to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of gigantology from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «gigantology» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

gigantology
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

gigantología
570 millions of speakers

English

gigantology
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

gigantology
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

gigantology
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

gigantology
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gigantology
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

gigantology
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

gigantology
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gigantology
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gigantology
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

gigantology
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

gigantology
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gigantology
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gigantology
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

gigantology
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गीगॅनॉलॉजी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gigantology
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gigantology
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gigantology
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

gigantology
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gigantology
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

gigantology
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gigantology
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

gigantology
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gigantology
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of gigantology

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGANTOLOGY»

The term «gigantology» is used very little and occupies the 167.857 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGANTOLOGY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about gigantology

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIGANTOLOGY»

Discover the use of gigantology in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to gigantology and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Cabinet of Medical Curiosities
The Decline of Gigantology After the publication of Sir Hans Sloane's paper, traditional gigantology went into a steady decline during the rest of the eighteenth century. But its supporters did not give up easily. The Jesuits had always been ...
Jan Bondeson, 1997
2
The Director [ed. by T.F. Dibdin].
Chemistry, Natural History, Astrology, Sorcery, Gigantology. Probably not more than 100 volumes. The word 'Gigantology,' first introduced by Mr. Paterson, I believe, into the English language, was used by the French more than two centuries ...
Thomas Frognall Dibdin
3
Director
Philosophy, Mathematics, Inventions, ,Agriculture and Horticulture, Medi. cine, Cookery, Surgery, ($0. Two hundred and forty articles, or about 560 volumes. 6. Chemistry, Natural History, Astrology, Sorcery, Gigantology. PROBABLY not more ...
‎1807
4
The World Before the Deluge
The books, in fact, which exist formed a voluminous literature in the middle ages — entitled Gigantology. All the facts, more or less real, true or imaginative, may be explained by the accidental discovery of the bones of some of these gigantic ...
Louis Figuier, Henry William Bristow, 1867
5
Bibliomania, or book madness: a bibliographical romance ...
Chemistry, Natural History, Astrology, Sorcery, Gigantology. Probably not more than 100 volumes. The word “ Gigantology,“ first introduced by Mr. Paterson, I believe, into the English language, wasused by the French more than two centuries ...
Thomas Frognall Dibdin, 1842
6
The world before the deluge, tr. from the 4th Fr. ed. [by ...
The books, in fact, which exist, formed a voluminous literature in the middle ages — entitled Gigantology. All the facts, more or less real, true or imaginative, may be explained by the accidental discovery of the bones of some of these gigantic ...
Louis Guillaume Figuier, Henry William Bristow, 1872
7
Bibliomania: or, Book-madness; a bibliographical romance. ...
Chemistry, Natural History, Astrology, Sorcery, Gigantology. Probably not more than 100 volumes. The word " Gigantology," first introduced by Mr. Paterson, I believe, into the English language, was used by the French more than two centuries ...
Thomas Frognall Dibdin, 1842
8
The Director: A Weekly Literary Journal: Containing I. ...
5. Philosophy, Mathematics, Inventions, Agriculture and Horticulture, Medicine, Cookery, Surgery, fyc. Two hundred and forty articles, or about 5CO volumes. 6. Chemistry, Natural History, Astrology, Sorcery, Gigantology. PROBABLY not more ...
Thomas Frognall Dibdin, Frognall, 1807
9
Paracelsian Moments: Science, Medicine, & Astrology in Early ...
These preferences bring them into (un)easy association with early modern demonology, a fact that accounts for Praetorius's insistent efforts to disassociate his giant from the satanic. Scientific support for the topography of gigantology is ...
Gerhild Scholz Williams, Charles D. Gunnoe, 2002
10
Bibliomania, Or, Book Madness ; a Bibliographical Romance, ...
The word ' Gigantology,' first introduced by Mr. Paterson, I believe, into the English language, was used by the French more than two centuries ago. See no. 2198 in the catalogue. 7. History and Antiquities. This comprehended a great number ...
Thomas Frognall Dibdin, 1811

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« EDUCALINGO. Gigantology [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/gigantology>. Feb 2021 ».
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