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rubrician

[roo-brish-uh n]
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noun
  1. an expert in or close adherent to liturgical rubrics.

Origin of rubrician

First recorded in 1840–50; rubric + -ian
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Historical Examples

  • Surely the most punctilious Rubrician will make no impertinent inquiries about the missing finger, so long as a fourth remains.

    Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 134, May 22, 1852

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British Dictionary definitions for rubrician

rubrician

noun
  1. an authority on liturgical rubrics
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