bumpology


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bumpology

(bəmˈpɒlədʒɪ)
n
jocular phrenology

bumpology

a sarcastic term for phrenology. — bumpologist, n.
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As Linda Geddes, author of Bumpology, puts it, "Often, inconclusive or early stage studies get picked up, and by the time a scientific consensus has emerged--sometimes years later--the story has become too old and boring to report.
A: Linda Geddes, author of Bumpology, The Myth-busting Pregnancy Book For Curious Parents-to-be (published by Bantam Press, priced PS14.