dialectologist

noun
di·​a·​lec·​tol·​o·​gist | \ ˌdī-ə-ˌlek-ˈtä-lə-jist How to pronounce dialectologist (audio) \

Definition of dialectologist

: a specialist in dialectology

First Known Use of dialectologist

1871, in the meaning defined above

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