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oceanology (s) (noun) (no pl)
1. The branch of oceanography that deals with how oceans may be used for economic or technological purposes: In his science book, Bill learned about how oceanology involved financial trade among nations as well as the biological aspects of sea life.
2. The explorations and scientific studies of all aspects of the ocean: Oceanology includes geophysical phenomena, underseas exploration, and oceanography.
This entry is located in the following units: oceano-, ocean- + (page 2) -ology, -logy, -ologist, -logist (page 50)