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ANTIQUA'RIAN, a. Pertaining to antiquaries, or to antiquity. As a noun, this is used for antiquary.
1: of or relating to persons who study or deal in antiques or antiquities 2: of or relating to antiques or antiquities n 1: an expert or collector of antiquities [syn: antiquary, antiquarian, archaist]
I. noun Date: 1610 one who collects or studies antiquities II. adjective Date: 1771 of or relating to antiquarians or antiquities 1. dealing in old or rare books • 2. antiquarianism noun adj. & n. --adj. 1 of or dealing in antiques or rare books. 2 of the study of antiquities. --n. an antiquary.
Derivatives: antiquarianism n. Etymology: see ANTIQUARY Antiquarian An`ti*qua"ri*an, a. [See
Antiquary]. Pertaining to antiquaries, or to antiquity; as, antiquarian literature. Antiquarian An`ti*qua"ri*an, n. 1. An antiquary. 2. A drawing paper of large size. See under
(antiquarians) 1. Antiquarian means concerned with old and rare objects. ...an antiquarian bookseller. ...antiquarian and second-hand books. 2. An ADJ: ADJ n antiquarian is the same as an antiquary. N-COUNT
I. Antiquary, archaeologian, archaeologist. n. II. Archaeological. a. Jonathan Oldbuck, Miniver Cheevy, Pre-Raphaelite, antiquary, antique collector, antique dealer, antique-car collector, archaeological, archaeologist, archaist, classicist, dryasdust, eolithic, laudator temporis acti, medievalist, neolithic, paleolithic, paleological
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