Paleologist Pa`le*ol"ogist, n. One versed in paleology; a student of antiquity. [1913 Webster]

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  • paleologist — ˌpālēˈäləjə̇st, ˌpal noun ( s) : a specialist in paleology …   Useful english dictionary

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  • paleology — paleological /pay lee euh loj i keuhl/ or, esp. Brit., /pal ee /, adj. paleologist, n. /pay lee ol euh jee/ or, esp. Brit., /pal e /, n. the study of antiquities. [1820 30; PALEO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • paleologism — noun Word or phrase that was coined in the distant past, often now obscured, or if recently used: possibly having a definition or implication different from that of any earlier usage. Another is the paleologism of pars pro toto in which a part of …   Wiktionary

  • past — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Gone by in time Nouns 1. past, past tense, pretention; the past, yesterday; days of yore or of old; times past or gone by; bygone days; olden times, the good old days, yesteryear, time immemorial; auld… …   English dictionary for students

  • antiquarian — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. archaic, ancient, antique; see old 3 . n. Syn. antiquary, student of antiquity, collector, savant, archaeologist, anthropologist, historian, paleologist, medievalist, classicist, archaist, paleographer, bibliophile,… …   English dictionary for students

  • archaeologist — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. paleontologist, paleologist, excavator, prehistorian, classicist, Egyptologist, Americanist, archaeologian, student of antiquity, paleographer, epigraphist, antiquarian; see also scientist …   English dictionary for students

  • antiquary — n 1. antiquarian, archaist, paleologist, archaeologist; classicist, medievalist; dryasdust. 2. antiquer, antique dealer; curator, curatrix, collector …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • historian — n antiquarian, antiquary, paleologist, historiographer, expert, authority; chronicler, annalist, archivist, researcher; compiler, reporter, recorder, scribe, chronographer; writer, storyteller, narrator; biographer, memorialist …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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