Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The study of beards.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The study of beards; a treatise on beards.

Etymologies

pogono- +‎ -ology (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For inspiration, I recommend the "Hair India: A Guide to the Bizarre Beards and Magnificent Moustaches of Hindustan," a photography book that celebrates the fine art of pogonology, or the study of facial hair.

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