Orthographist
Orthographist Or*thog"ra*phist, n. One who spells words correctly; an orthographer. [1913 Webster]

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  • orthographist — See orthographer. * * * …   Universalium

  • orthographist — or·thog·ra·phist …   English syllables

  • orthographist — ȯ(r)ˈthägrəfə̇st noun ( s) : a specialist in orthography …   Useful english dictionary

  • orthographer — /awr thog reuh feuhr/, n. 1. a person versed in orthography or spelling. 2. a person who spells correctly. Also, orthographist. [1590 1600; < LL orthograph(us) (adj. and n.) (L ortho ORTHO + graphus GRAPH) + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • orthographer — /ɔˈθɒgrəfə/ (say aw thogruhfuh) noun 1. someone who studies or is knowledgeable about orthography or spelling. 2. someone who spells correctly. Also, orthographist …   Australian English dictionary

  • orthography —   n. correct spelling.    ♦ orthographer,    ♦ orthographist, n.    ♦ orthographize, v.i …   Dictionary of difficult words

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