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bibliopole

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noun bib·li·o·pole \ˈbi-blē-ə-ˌpōl\

Definition of bibliopole

  1. :  a dealer especially in rare or curious books



Variants of bibliopole

or bibliopolist play \ˌbi-blē-ˈä-pə-list\

Origin of bibliopole

Latin bibliopola bookseller, from Greek bibliopōlēs, from bibli- + pōlein to sell


First Known Use: 1775


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