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an·ti·quar·i·an

 (ăn′tĭ-kwâr′ē-ən)
n.
One who studies, collects, or deals in antiquities.
adj.
1. Of or relating to antiquarians or to the study or collecting of antiquities.
2. Dealing in or having to do with old or rare books.

an′ti·quar′i·an·ism n.
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antiquarian

(ˌæntɪˈkwɛərɪən)
adj
(Antiques) concerned with the study of antiquities or antiques
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the largest size of handmade drawing paper, 53 × 31 inches
2. (Antiques) a less common name for antiquary
ˌantiˈquarianism n
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an•ti•quar•i•an

(ˌæn tɪˈkwɛər i ən)

adj.
1. pertaining to antiquaries or to the study of antiquities.
2.
a. of value because of age or rarity: antiquarian books.
b. dealing or interested in such objects.
n.
3. an antiquary.
[1600–10]
an`ti•quar′i•an•ism, n.
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antiquarian

A person who collects or studies antiquities.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antiquarian - an expert or collector of antiquitiesantiquarian - an expert or collector of antiquities
expert - a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
Adj.1.antiquarian - of or relating to persons who study or deal in antiques or antiquitiesantiquarian - of or relating to persons who study or deal in antiques or antiquities
2.antiquarian - of or relating to antiques or antiquities
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Translations
antikvaran

antiquarian

[ˌæntɪˈkwɛərɪən]
A. ADJanticuario
B. N (= collector) → coleccionista mf de antigüedades; (= dealer) → anticuario/a m/f
C. CPD antiquarian bookseller Nlibrero/a m/f de viejo
antiquarian bookshop Nlibrería f de viejo
antiquarian collection Ncolección f de antigüedades
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antiquarian

[ˌæntɪˈkwɛərɪən]
n
(= shop keeper) → antiquaire m/f
(= student) → archéologue m/f
(= collector) → collectionneur/euse m/f d'objets anciens
adj
antiquarian bookshop → librairie f d'ouvrages anciens
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antiquarian

adj booksantiquarisch; coins alsoalt; studiesdes Altertums, der Antike; antiquarian bookshopAntiquariat nt
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antiquarian

[ˌæntɪˈkwɛərɪən]
1. adj antiquarian bookshoplibreria antiquaria
2. nantiquario/a
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But who were the proprietaries of these bones, or what bodies these ashes made up, were a question above Antiquarism. (119) </pre> <p>Browne's marginal note glosses "The puzling questions of Tiberius unto Grammarians.