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Octology

The term octology was introduced 8 March 2010 by Dr. Andrej Poleev in his book of the same title to denominate a new scientific discipline, which should unify morphogenetic linguistics and neurobiology to investigate the development of the words, cognition and behavior.
Reference: Andrej Poleev. Octology, 2010, ISBN 9781007171184.


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