from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A collection of or treatise on maxims or sententious and pithy reflections.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete A collection of, or a treatise on, maxims, grave sentences, or reflections.
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- noun obsolete A
collectionof, or a treatiseon, maxims, grave sentences, or reflections.
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SOCRATES: And there is also Polus, who has treasuries of diplasiology, and gnomology, and eikonology, and who teaches in them the names of which Licymnius made him a present; they were to give a polish.