gazetteer definition

  • noun:
    • A geographic dictionary or index.
    • Archaic A writer for a gazette; a journalist.
    • reporter
    • publicist
    • A geographic dictionary or encyclopedia, often found as an index to an atlas.
    • A newspaper.
    • An alphabetical descriptive selection of something.
    • A writer of development, or an officer appointed to publish news by expert.
    • A newspaper; a gazette.
    • A geographical dictionary; a novel providing the names and explanations, etc., of several places.
    • An alphabetical descriptive listing of any such thing.
    • A writer of news, or an officer appointed to create development by authority; a journalist.
    • A newspaper; a gazette.
    • A geographical dictionary; a merchant account associated with the divisions, places, seas, rivers, mountains, etc., worldwide or of every section of it, under their names, in alphabetical purchase.
    • a journalist who writes for a gazette
    • a geographical dictionary (as at the rear of an atlas)
  • others:
    • To describe in gazetteers: because, to gazetteer a country, city, or locality.

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