[ee-jip-tol-uh-jee] /ˌi dʒɪpˈtɒl ə dʒi/

the scientific study of Egyptian antiquities.
the study of the archaeology and language of ancient Egypt

1859, from Egypt + -ology. Related: Egyptologist.


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