from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The scientific study of rivers.

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  • n. The study of rivers

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A scientific account or discussion of rivers; a treatise on rivers; potamography.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The science or scientific study of rivers; also, a treatise on rivers.


Greek potamos, river; + -logy.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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