encyclopedist encyclopedist  /ɪn ˌsaɪ klə ˈpi dəst/


  • (n) a person who compiles information for encyclopedias


  1. The answer was that George Stimpson was less a journalist than an encyclopedist who loved facts for their own sakes.
  2. Strunsky's column shows many a mark of his early training as an encyclopedist.
  3. If that traditional confidant and encyclopedist of Lawrenceville's most intimate affairs, the keeper of the Jigger Shop, knew anything, he too kept silent.
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infatuated infatuated
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