encyclopedist

[en-sahy-kluh-pee-dist]
noun
1.
a compiler of or contributor to an encyclopedia.
2.
(often initial capital letter) one of the collaborators on the French Encyclopedia.
Also, encyclopaedist.


Origin:
1645–55; encycloped(ia) + -ist

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encyclopedist or encyclopaedist (ɛnˌsaɪkləʊˈpiːdɪst)
 
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a person who compiles or contributes to an encyclopedia
 
encyclopaedist or encyclopaedist
 
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encyclo'pedism or encyclopaedist
 
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encyclo'paedism or encyclopaedist
 
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Before he can provide this support, the terrain intelligence producer must turn from encyclopedist to eclectic.
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