Camera-list

cameralist

[kam-er-uh-list, kam-ruh-]
noun
any of the mercantilist economists or public servants in Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries who held that the economic power of a nation can be enhanced by increasing its monetary wealth, as by the accumulation of bullion.

Origin:
< German Kameralist < Neo-Latin cameralista, equivalent to Medieval Latin camerāl(is) (see cameral) + -ista -ist

cameralism, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To camera-list
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: camera women
Next Definition: camera-lucida
Words Near: camera-list
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for camera-list
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing camera-list
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;