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phrenology in Psychology, psychiatry topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishphrenologyphre‧nol‧ogy /frəˈnɒledʒi $ -ˈnɑː-/ noun [uncountable]  MPthe study of the shape of people’s heads as a way of finding out what their characters and abilities are, which was popular in the 19th centuryphrenologist noun [countable]
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phrenologyHe was also interested in phrenology and conducted a male voice choir.That would be the modern verdict on phrenology.