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Scaliger

[skal-i-jer] /ˈskæl ɪ dʒər/
noun
1.
Joseph Justus
[juhs-tuh s] /ˈdʒʌs təs/ (Show IPA),
1540–1609, French scholar and critic.
2.
his father, Julius Caesar, 1484–1558, Italian scholar, philosopher, and critic in France.
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Scaliger

/ˈskælɪdʒə/
noun
1.
Joseph Justus (ˈdʒʌstəs). 1540–1609, French scholar, who revolutionized the study of ancient chronology by his work De Emendatione temporum (1583)
2.
his father, Julius Caesar. 1484–1558, Italian classical scholar, and writer on biology and medicine
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