Definition of eschatology noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

eschatology

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌeskəˈtɒlədʒi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌeskəˈtɑːlədʒi//
 
[uncountable](religion)
 
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the part of theology concerned with death and judgement Word Origin mid 19th cent.: from Greek eskhatos ‘last’ + -logy.
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