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[n] the study of myths
[n] myths collectively; the body of stories associated with a culture or institution or person

Misc. Definitions

\My*thol"o*gy\, n.; pl. {Mythologies}. [F. mythologie, L. mythologia, Gr. myqologi`a; my^qos, fable, myth + lo`gos speech, discourse.]
1. The science which treats of myths; a treatise on myths.
2. A body of myths; esp., the collective myths which describe the gods of a heathen people; as, the mythology of the Greeks.