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 (sī-nŏl′ə-jē, sĭ-)
The study of Chinese language, literature, or civilization.

Si′no·log′i·cal (sī′nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl, sĭn′ə-) adj.
Si·nol′o·gist n.
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(saɪˈnɒl ə dʒɪst, sɪ-)

also Si•no•logue

(ˈsaɪn lˌɔg, -ˌɒg, ˈsɪn-)

a specialist in Sinology.
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Noun1.Sinologist - a student of Chinese history and language and culture
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
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[ˌsaɪˈnɒlədʒɪst] Nsinólogo/a m/f
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