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aetiology

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
aetiology

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doctrine of cause or causation. XVI. — L. ætiologia — Gr. aitiologíā, f. aitíā cause; see -LOGY.

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Subjects: History of English

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