Craniologist
Craniologist Cra`ni*ol"o*gist (-?l"?-j?st), n. One proficient in craniology; a phrenologist. [1913 Webster]

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  • craniologist — See craniological. * * * …   Universalium

  • craniologist — n. specialist in craniology …   English contemporary dictionary

  • craniologist — cra·ni·ol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • craniologist — noun someone who claims to be able to read your character from the shape of your skull • Syn: ↑phrenologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑craniology, ↑phrenology (for: ↑phrenologist) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • phrenologist — noun someone who claims to be able to read your character from the shape of your skull • Syn: ↑craniologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑craniology (for: ↑craniologist), ↑phrenology • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phrenologist — Phre*nol o*gist, n. [Cf. F. phr[ e]nologiste.] One versed in phrenology; a craniologist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • craniology — craniological /kray nee euh loj i keuhl/, adj. craniologically, adv. craniologist, n. /kray nee ol euh jee/, n. the science that deals with the size, shape, and other characteristics of human skulls. [1800 10; CRANIO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • craniology — [ˌkreɪnɪ ɒlədʒi] noun historical the scientific study of the shape and size of the human skull. Derivatives craniological adjective craniologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • craniology — /kreɪniˈɒlədʒi/ (say kraynee oluhjee) noun the science that deals with the size, shape, and other characteristics of skulls. –craniological /kreɪniəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ (say krayneeuh lojikuhl), adjective –craniologist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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