stereology
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1963 a branch of science concerned with inferring the three-dimensional properties of objects or matter ordinarily observed two-dimensionally • stereological adjectivestereologically adverb

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  • stereology — /ster ee ol euh jee, stear /, n. a branch of science dealing with the determination of the three dimensional structure of objects based on two dimensional views of them. [1960 65; STEREO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

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  • stereology — ste·re·ol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • stereology — ster•e•ol•o•gy [[t]ˌstɛr iˈɒl ə dʒi, ˌstɪər [/t]] n. phs a branch of science dealing with the determination of the three dimensional structure of objects based on two dimensional views of them • Etymology: 1960–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • stereology — …   Useful english dictionary

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