noun see typology

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  • typologist — n. [Gr. typos, type; logos, discourse] One who disregards variation and who considers the members of a population as replicas of the type …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • typologist — See typological. * * * …   Universalium

  • typologist — ty·pol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • typologist — tīˈpäləjə̇st sometimes tə̇ˈp noun ( s) Etymology: typology + ist : a student of or expert in typology; broadly : one that is preoccupied with types …   Useful english dictionary

  • typology — noun (plural gies) Date: 1845 1. a doctrine of theological types; especially one holding that things in Christian belief are prefigured or symbolized by things in the Old Testament 2. study of or analysis or classification based on types or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • George Stanley Faber — (October 25, 1773 ndash; January 27, 1854) (often written G. S. Faber) was an Anglican theologian who wrote many books on theological subjects. He was a typologist, who believed that all the world s myths were corrupted versions of the original… …   Wikipedia

  • Typology (theology) — For other types of typology, see Typology (disambiguation). The Ascension from a Speculum Humanae Salvationis ca. 1430, see below. Typology (Greek tupos, a.k.a. figura in Latin) in Christian theology and Biblical exegesis is a doctrine or theory… …   Wikipedia

  • Wolfgang U. Dressler — (born 22 december 1939) is an Austrian professor of linguistics at the university of Vienna. Dressler is an eminent scholar who has contributed to various fields of linguistics, especially phonology, morphology, text linguistics, clinical… …   Wikipedia

  • Stephen Matthews — Stephen Matthews, a linguist and typologist, specialises in language typology, syntax and semantics. His current interests include the word order typology of Chinese; the grammar of Chinese dialects, notably Cantonese, Chaozhou and other Minnan… …   Wikipedia

  • typology — typological /tuy peuh loj i keuhl/, typologic, adj. typologically, adv. typologist, n. /tuy pol euh jee/, n. 1. the doctrine or study of types or prefigurative symbols, esp. in scriptural literature. 2. a systematic classification or study of… …   Universalium

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