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antiquarian

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noun an·ti·quar·i·an \ˌan-tə-ˈkwer-ē-ən\

Simple Definition of antiquarian

  • : a person who collects, studies, or sells valuable old things

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of antiquarian

  1. :  one who collects or studies antiquities

1610

First Known Use of antiquarian

1610


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antiquarian

adjective an·ti·quar·i·an

Simple Definition of antiquarian

  • : relating to the collection and study of valuable old things (such as old books)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of antiquarian

  1. 1 :  of or relating to antiquarians or antiquities

  2. 2 :  dealing in old or rare books

antiquarianism

play \-ē-ə-ˌni-zəm\ noun

1771

First Known Use of antiquarian

1771


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