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



BrE BrE//ˌmeθəˈdɒlədʒi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmeθəˈdɑːlədʒi//
(pl. methodologies) [countable, uncountable] (formal)
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a set of methods and principles used to perform a particular activity recent changes in the methodology of language teaching research methodologies Word Originearly 19th cent.: from modern Latin methodologia or French méthodologie.Extra examples Different people adopt different methodologies. Please give a brief outline of your research methodology. Police methodologies have been questioned in recent years. There have been several changes in the methodology of language teaching.
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