Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the history of literature and words.
  • adj. Pertaining to historical linguistics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to philology.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to or concerned with philology: as, philological study; the American Philological Association.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or dealing with philology

Etymologies

philology +‎ -ical (Wiktionary)

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