Definitions for iconologyˌaɪ kəˈnɒl ə dʒi
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the branch of art history that studies visual images and their symbolic meaning (especially in social or political terms)
The study of icons in art or art history.
Origin: From εἰκών + -logy.
the discussion or description of portraiture or of representative images. Cf. Iconography
Origin: [Gr. ; e'ikw`n an image + discourse: cf. F. iconologie.]
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