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Roget

[roh-zhey, roh-zhey, rozh-ey] /roʊˈʒeɪ, ˈroʊ ʒeɪ, ˈrɒʒ eɪ/
noun
1.
Peter Mark, 1779–1869, English physician and author of a thesaurus.
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Roget

/ˈrɒʒeɪ/
noun
1.
Peter Mark. 1779–1869, English physician, who on retirement devised a Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases (1852), a classified list of synonyms
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Roget

in reference to the "Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases" published 1852 by English physician and philologist Peter Mark Roget (1779-1869). Related: Roget's.

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