archivist
noun Date: 1753 a person in charge of archives

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  • Archivist — Ar chi*vist, n. [F. archiviste.] A keeper of archives or records. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • archivist — index caretaker (one caring for property), clerk Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • archivist — (n.) 1753, from M.L. or It. archivista or Fr. archiviste (see ARCHIVES (Cf. archives)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • archivist — ► NOUN ▪ a person who is in charge of archives …   English terms dictionary

  • archivist — [är′kə vist, är′kī΄vist] n. [ML archivista] a person having charge of archives …   English World dictionary

  • Archivist — An archivist is a professional who assesses, collects, organizes, preserves, maintains control over, and provides access to information determined to have long term value. The information maintained by an archivist can be any form of media… …   Wikipedia

  • archivist — UK [ˈɑː(r)kɪvɪst] / US [ˈɑrkɪvɪst] noun [countable] Word forms archivist : singular archivist plural archivists someone whose job is to collect and store historical documents and records …   English dictionary

  • archivist — [[t]ɑ͟ː(r)kɪvɪst[/t]] archivists N COUNT An archivist is a person whose job is to collect, sort, and care for historical documents and records …   English dictionary

  • Archivist — L Archiviste Pour les articles homonymes, voir Archiviste (homonymie). L’Archiviste est un album hors série des Cités obscures (ill. François Schuiten, sc. Benoît Peeters, éd. Casterman). Éditions 1987 : Grand format. 21 ill. coul. + 21 ill …   Wikipédia en Français

  • archivist — /ahr keuh vist, kuy /, n. a person responsible for preserving, organizing, or servicing archival material. [1745 55; < F archiviste. See ARCHIVE, IST] * * * …   Universalium

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