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Pronunciation:  'esku'tâlujee

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the branch of theology that is concerned with such final things as death and judgment; heaven and hell; the end of the world

ESCHATOLOGY is a 11 letter word that starts with E.


 See Also: divinity, theology



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Es`cha*tol"o*gy\, n. [Gr. ? the furthest, last +
The doctrine of the last or final things, as death, judgment,
and the events therewith connected.

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