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ekistics

e·kis·tics

ekistics

pronunciation:
i kI stihks
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part of speech: noun
definition: (used with a sing. verb) the study of human settlements, including their history and design, and community planning.
derivations: ekistic (adj.), ekistical (adj.), ekistician (n.)
Word Parts
The word ekistics contains the following part:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology