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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. an expert or collector of antiquities;
[syn: antiquary, antiquarian, archaist]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Antiquary \An"ti*qua*ry\, a. [L. antiquarius, fr. antiquus ancient. See Antique.] Pertaining to antiquity. [R.] "Instructed by the antiquary times." --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Antiquary \An"ti*qua*ry\, n.; pl. Antiquaries. One devoted to the study of ancient times through their relics, as inscriptions, monuments, remains of ancient habitations, statues, coins, manuscripts, etc.; one who searches for and studies the relics of antiquity. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

antiquary n 1: an expert or collector of antiquities [syn: antiquary, antiquarian, archaist]