from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Scatology.
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- n. scatology
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The collection or a collection of filth or dung; figuratively, filth in literature or art.
copro- + -logy (Wiktionary)
I spent one afternoon sorting through boxes of books on the biological study of coprology - including a pop-coprology book for beginners called Merde.