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The art or study of bell casting and ringing.

[Late Latin campāna, bell; see campanile + -logy.]

cam′pa·nol′o·gist n.


Someone who is enthusiastic about bell-ringing.


[ˌkæmpəˈnɒlədʒɪst] Ncampanólogo/a m/f
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Campanologist Sharon Wall, who launched the campaign, said: "We've replaced about the worst bells in Britain.
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But Glinka, who finished second to Simon De Montfort over ten furlongs a week ago, held on to win by a length from Cavalryman while Campanologist under Kieren Fallon and another Godolphin runner Songcraft under Silvestre De Sousa dead-heated for third half a length behind.
In May he romped away with the Group 1 Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh - admittedly a far-fromvintage renewal - as he brushed aside Campanologist to score by four and a half lengths.
He will have to be at his best to win but the drop back to 1m3f should suit and at around 8-1 he looks a decent each-way bet to favourite Rainbow Peak and other Group performers Godolphin's Campanologist and last year's Ladbrokes St Leger third Monitor Closely, who is now trained by Michael Bell.
While Dettori partnered Campanologist to Group One glory in Germany on Sunday, Al Zarooni was also on the mark at the highest level in the same country with Buzzword.
Campanologist has run two cracking races over the course and distance of the Grosvenor Casinos Cumberland Lodge Stakes and he can defy top weight to win the Group Three contest.
Campanologist had the form to land the Group Three Winter Hill Stakes and duly obliged at 11-10.
Four ledgers recording special peals from bell ringers dating back more than 130 years have been freed from their vaults in a church in Fenham, Newcastle, so photographer and campanologist Duncan Davies can record them.
Meanwhile, having seen Campanologist become its first winner this year at Ascot on Friday, Godolphin enjoyed an uneventful day.
Guaranteed favourite Curtain Call was withdrawn and punters struggled to pick between Alessandro Volta and eventual market leader Campanologist, who was bidding to ring an overdue winning bell for Godolphin.
Aubrey Fielding, who has been a Cathedral campanologist for 50 years, and Trevor Boyd of Bangor, County Down, who has spent 43 years as a voluntary meteorologist, are awarded MBEs.