philology Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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philologynoun [U]

uk   /fɪˈlɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /-ˈlɑː.lə-/ old-fashioned
the ​study of ​language, ​especiallyitshistory and ​development
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adjective uk   /ˌfɪl.əˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/  us   /-ˈlɑː.dʒɪ-/
(Definition of philology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “philology”
in Chinese (Simplified) 语文学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 語言學…
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