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Syllabification: glos·sog·ra·pher
Pronunciation: /ɡläˈsäɡrəfər, ɡlô-

Definition of glossographer in English:


A writer of glosses or commentaries.
Example sentences
  • In the following chapters, the course and growth of similar works by various glossographers, named and unnamed, have been similarly searched and traced in libraries at home and abroad.

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