oryctognosy


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oryctognosy \Or`yc*tog"no*sy\, n. [Gr. 'orykto`s dug (? to dig)
   + gnw^sis knowledge.]
   Mineralogy. [Obs.] -- Or`yc*tog*nos"tic, a. --
   Or`yc*tog*nos"tic*al, a. [Obs.] --
   Or`yc*tog*nos"tic*al*ly, adv. [Obs.]
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