• Definition for "antiquarian"
    • One who studies, collects, or deals in antiquities.
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antiquarian definition

  • noun:
    • One who studies, collects, or deals in antiquities.
    • A collector, student or expert of antiquities or collectibles.
    • An antiquary.
    • A drawing paper of large size. See under Paper, n.
    • identical to antiquary, 1 and 2.
    • an expert or enthusiast of antiquities
    • a person who studies, collects, or discounts in antiquities.
    • A collector, pupil or expert of antiquities or collectibles.
    • An antiquary.
    • A drawing paper of large-size. See under Paper, n.
    • Same as antiquary, 1 and 2.
    • an expert or enthusiast of antiquities
  • adjective:
    • Of or concerning antiquarians or even to the research or gathering of antiquities.
    • working in or having to do with old or unusual books.
    • with respect to antiquaries, or to antiquity; as, antiquarian literary works.
    • regarding antiquaries, or even to antiquity.
    • of or regarding people whom study or deal in collectibles or antiquities
    • of or regarding antiques or antiquities
    • Of or regarding antiquarians or even to the study or collecting of antiquities.
    • working in or relating to old or rare publications.
    • Pertaining to antiquaries, or to antiquity; because, antiquarian literature.
    • Pertaining to antiquaries, or even antiquity.
    • of or associated with persons whom learn or deal in antiques or antiquities
    • of or concerning collectibles or antiquities
  • others:
    • regarding antiquaries or even to antiquarianism; related to the study of antiquities, specially of such as are comparatively modern, and of such as have interest instead as curiosities compared to their built-in or archæological value: as, an antiquarian museum.
    • An epithet put on a size of drawing-paper, 53 × 31 or 52 × 29 ins.
    • Pertaining to antiquaries or to antiquarianism; linked to the research of antiquities, particularly of such as are comparatively contemporary, and of eg have actually interest rather as curiosities than for their built-in or archæological importance: as, an antiquarian museum.
    • An epithet put on a size of drawing-paper, 53 × 31 or 52 × 29 inches.
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