historiaster

n.

"petty or contemptible historian," 1887, from historian with ending altered to -aster.


Nearby words

  1. histoplasma capsulatum,
  2. histoplasmin,
  3. histoplasmoma,
  4. histoplasmosis,
  5. historian,
  6. historiated,
  7. historic,
  8. historic episcopate,
  9. historic places trust,
  10. historical

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