study of tides

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Tidology — Tid*ol o*gy, n. [Tide + logy.] A discourse or treatise upon the tides; that part of science which treats of tides. J. S. Mill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tidology — tid·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • tidology — tīˈdäləjē, ji noun ( es) Etymology: tide (I) + o + logy : the science or theory of tides …   Useful english dictionary

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