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pap·y·rol·o·gy

 (păp′ə-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of papyrus manuscripts.

pap′y·ro·log′i·cal (păp′ər-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl, pə-pī′rə-) adj.

papyrology

(ˌpæpɪˈrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Historical Terms) the study of ancient papyri
papyrological adj
ˌpapyˈrologist n

pap•y•rol•o•gy

(ˌpæp əˈrɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study of papyrus manuscripts.
[1895–1900]
pap`y•rol′o•gist, n.

papyrology

the study of papyrus manuscripts. — papyrologist, n.papyrological, adj.
See also: Past
the study of papyrus manuscripts. — papyrologist, n. — papyrological, adj.
See also: Manuscripts
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The entire community of papyrologists, ancient historians, historians of science, philologists, and digital humanists will share in the results.
Finally, the fragment provides some paleographic evidence that will be useful for other papyrologists.
The papyrologists must be careful not to scrape away the ink or paint underneath the dirt.
The University of Cincinnati-based journal "Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists," devoted to research on papyri is due out Nov.
A bibliography of current work until the 1990s is still Terry Wilfong, "The Western Theban Area in the Seventh and Eighth Centuries," Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 26 (1989): 89-147.
Laura Rival (Oxford & New York: Berg, 1998); and Albert Henrichs, "'Thou Shalt Not Kill A Tree': Greek, Manichaean and Indian Tales," Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 16.
Bowersock, 'The Miracle of Memnon', Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists, vol.
On the basis of this terminus ante quem, as well as on the basis of palaeography and the author's literary style, papyrologists have established that fragments A and B were written down sometime between 100 B.
The society has been remarkable for the range of participants attending its conferences, who range from Hebraist scholars, poets, prelates, translators, papyrologists to those who simply admire the Bible.
Bagnall more than a decade ago ("The Origin of Ptolemaic Cleruchs," Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 21 [1984]: 7-20).
Koenen's announcement ("Notes on Papyri," Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 16 [1979]: 109-16) that "Papyrus Michigan inv.