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epistoler

[ih-pis-tl-er] /ɪˈpɪs tl ər/
noun
1.
Also, epistolist. a writer of an epistle.
2.
the person who reads or chants the epistle in the Eucharistic service.
Also, epistler
[ih-pis-ler, ih-pist-] /ɪˈpɪs lər, ɪˈpɪst-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of epistoler
1520-1530
1520-30; < Latin epistol(a) epistle + -er1
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  • Howell, the epistoler, admitted her (in rather execrable verse) to that Tenth Museship which has had so many fair incumbents.

  • Perhaps there is, at any rate in the earlier letters, something of this unkemptness in Keats as an epistoler.

    A Letter Book George Saintsbury

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