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lexicographer

A person who writes dictionaries. See computer lexicographer.
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Jonathon Green, lexicographer and author of 'Green's Dictionary of Slang' said: "Slang has upwards of 1,000 swear words; still, there's always room for more.
Worcester -- a quiet, Harvard-educated lexicographer who found himself embroiled in mudslinging he did not want.
Muneer Lukhnavi was a lexicographer who compiled a number of small and large dictionaries.
As a researcher, scholar, critic and lexicographer Maulvi Abdul Haq is a great name in our history.
After 'Hacksaw Ridge's' two-Oscar haul, Mel Gibson continues to repair his image in Tinseltown by taking significant steps in the right direction-this time, as an actor: First, he portrays James Murray, the top lexicographer of the Oxford English Dictionary's first edition.
We really should know more about this pioneer lexicographer.
In celebration of our first five months, we've put together a compilation of some of our favorite moments, featuring guests like Simon Doonan, comedian Dave Hill, lexicographer Erin McKean, writer Dan Savage, sex therapist Bat Sheva Marcus, and Tablet's own Marjorie Ingall and Esther Werdiger, plus a few never-before-aired moments from our demo episode.
The plane is named in honour of Sergey Ozhegov, a Russian linguist, lexicographer, Doctor of Philological Sciences and the author of the Russian Language Dictionary.
Anyway, the great lexicographer was from Lichfield, Staffs, so the incentive to return might have been a bit, well, deficient.
BORN GEORGE I, King of England, 1660 T-BONE Walker, US blues musician, 1910 KYLIE Minogue, pop singer, 1968, above DIED EDWARD VIII, King of Britain, 1972 ERIC Morecambe, UK comedian, 1984, above NOAH Webster, US lexicographer, 1843
Counties GUIDES meet publishers, developers, lexicographer and others who may contribute to the development of a common digital solving for dictionary services.
Peter Sokolowski, a lexicographer and editor-at-large for publisher Merriam-Webster, hopes the changes will encourage younger players to take up Scrabble as the technology words make it more attractive to them.