A person who writes obituaries or eulogies

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Necrologist — Ne*crol o*gist, n. One who gives an account of deaths. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • necrologist — noun see necrology …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • necrologist — See necrologic. * * * …   Universalium

  • necrologist — noun A person who compiles a necrology …   Wiktionary

  • necrologist — A student of, or a specialist in, necrology. * * * ne·crol·o·gist (nə krolґə jist) a specialist in necrology …   Medical dictionary

  • necrologist — ne krÉ‘lÉ™dʒɪst / rÉ’l n. writer of obituaries; writer of a memorial speech for someone who has died …   English contemporary dictionary

  • necrologist — ne·crol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • necrologist — nə̇ˈkräləjə̇st, neˈ noun ( s) : one that writes or compiles a necrology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Silas G. Pratt — Silas Gamaliel Pratt (4 August 1846 30 October 1916) was an American composer. A native of Addison, Vermont, he worked in Chicago, New York, and Pittsburgh, in addition to studies and travels in Germany. Between 1868 and 1871, he studied under… …   Wikipedia

  • necrology — noun (plural gies) Etymology: New Latin necrologium, from necr + logium (as in Medieval Latin eulogium eulogy) Date: 1799 1. obituary 2. a list of the recently dead • necrological adjective • necrologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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