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Is there a term for the study of love?
The only real candidate is erotology, which is actually the study of sexual love and behaviour, rather than the emotional or psychological aspects of love.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.