adjective see thanatology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • thanatological — See thanatology. * * * …   Universalium

  • thanatological — adjective Pertaining to thanatology …   Wiktionary

  • thanatological — than·a·to·log·i·cal …   English syllables

  • thanatological — |thanətə|läjə̇kəl adjective : of or belonging to thanatology …   Useful english dictionary

  • thanatology — thanatological /than euh tl oj i keuhl/, adj. thanatologist, n. /than euh tol euh jee/, n. 1. the study of death and its surrounding circumstances, as in forensic medicine. 2. Psychiatry. the study of the effects of death and dying, esp. the… …   Universalium

  • thanatology — noun Etymology: Greek thanatos + English logy Date: circa 1842 the description or study of the phenomena of death and of psychological mechanisms for coping with them • thanatological adjective • thanatologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • thanatologist — See thanatological. * * * …   Universalium

  • thanatologically — adverb In a thanatological way …   Wiktionary

  • dark tourism — n. Tourism that involves travelling to places associated with death, destruction, or a horrific event. dark tourist n. Example Citations: If you have ever been to the world war battlefields in northern France, the site of the 9/11 terrorist… …   New words

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