Definition of carphology in English:

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carphology

Pronunciation: /kärˈfäləjē/

noun

rare
Plucking at the bedclothes by a delirious patient.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Greek karphologia, from karphos 'straw' + legein 'collect'.

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Syllabification: car·phol·o·gy

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