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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A linguist who specializes in the study of word usage and syntax.

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  • Abraham is best known as a grammarian and Biblical commentator, particularly the latter, though his versatility is remarkable.
  • The word "grammarian" was more widely inclusive than now, meaning one who devoted himself to general learning.
  • "You are a worthy grammarian," Rhavas said sourly.
  • The ancient grammarian who assailed the works of Homer. for more
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