Centuriator
Centuriator Cen*tu"ri*a`tor, Centurist Cen"tu*rist, n. [Cf. F. centuriateur.] An historian who distinguishes time by centuries, esp. one of those who wrote the ``Magdeburg Centuries.'' See under {Century}. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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