Theophrastus

[thee-uh-fras-tuh s]
Related formsThe·o·phras·tian [thee-uh-fras-chuh n] /ˌθi əˈfræs tʃən/, adjective
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Theophrastus

noun
  1. ?372–?287 bc, Greek Peripatetic philosopher, noted esp for his Characters, a collection of sketches of moral types
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