glossarist
noun Date: 1774 glossator

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Glossarist — Glos sa*rist, n. A writer of glosses or of a glossary; a commentator; a scholiast. Tyrwhitt. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glossarist — See glossarial. * * * …   Universalium

  • glossarist — noun someone who writes a glossary …   Wiktionary

  • glossarist — n. Scholiast, commentator, annotator …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • glossarist — glos·sa·rist …   English syllables

  • glossarist — noun a scholiast who writes glosses or glossaries • Hypernyms: ↑scholiast …   Useful english dictionary

  • Long-range dependency — A self similar phenomenon behaves the same when viewed at different degrees of magnification, or different scales on a dimension (space or time). Self similar processes can be described using heavy tailed distributions, also known as long tailed… …   Wikipedia

  • Glosses, Glossaries, Glossarists — • To gloss is to interpret or explain a text by taking up its words one after another. A glossary is therefore a collection of words about which observations and notes have been gathered, and a glossarist is one who thus explains or illustrates… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Interpreter — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Interpreter >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 interpreter interpreter Sgm: N 1 expositor expositor expounder exponent explainer Sgm: N 1 demonstrator demonstrator GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 scholiast scholiast …   English dictionary for students

  • gloss|er — gloss|er1 «GLS uhr, GLOS », noun. a person who puts a gloss or luster on something. ╂[< gloss1 + er1] gloss|er2 «glsmh>uhr, GLOS », noun. = glossarist. (Cf. ↑glossarist) ╂[< gloss2 + er …   Useful english dictionary

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