Consumology
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\kən-ˈsüm-ä-lə-jē
Etymology : consume + the study of
Function : noun

The science of consumption. Specifically, the study of the transition of a useless everyday item into a highly desired and sought after possession. In practice, anything can become desirable.

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Associated words + links
consumerist
trojanism

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