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Sinologist

[sahy-nol-uh-jist, si-] /saɪˈnɒl ə dʒɪst, sɪ-/
noun
1.
a person who specializes in Sinology.
Also, Sinologue
[sahyn-l-awg, -og, sin-] /ˈsaɪn lˌɔg, -ˌɒg, ˈsɪn-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; Sinologue (see Sino-, -logue) + -ist
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Word Origin and History for Sinologist
n.

1814; see Sino- + -logy + -ist. Related: Sinology (1834).

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