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chronologist

or chro·nol·o·ger

[ kruh-nol-uh-jist ]
/ krəˈnɒl ə dʒɪst /
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noun

a person versed in chronology.

Nearby words

chronographic, chronol., chronological, chronological age, chronological order, chronologist, chronologize, chronology, chronometer, chronometric, chronometry

Origin of chronologist

First recorded in 1605–15; chronolog(y) + -ist
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for chronologist

  • John Speed died; an English chronologist, historian and antiquary.

    The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
  • He is memorable as a "statesman, seaman, soldier, chemist and chronologist."