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genealogist

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noun ge·ne·al·o·gist \ˌjē-nē-ˈä-lə-jist also -ˈa-lə- also ˌje-nē-\

Definition of genealogist

  1. :  a person who traces or studies the descent of persons or families



1605

First Known Use of genealogist

1605


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