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  • n. A person who studies campanology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One skilled in campanology; a bell ringer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One skilled in the art of campanology.


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  • He was an accomplished campanologist and composed several peals.

    The Parish Clerk

  • I do not profess to be a campanologist or a bell hunter, but I have a loving ear for a sweet-toned church bell, and can think of few belfries whose contents surpass St. Martin's, Birmingham.

    A Tale of One City: the New Birmingham Papers Reprinted from the "Midland Counties Herald"

  • As there are only twenty three of these big bells in the world (two of which are on this campus alone) this may be the bell end of the world you might wish to visit some day, particularly if you are a campanologist.


  • By the English campanologist, the playing of tunes is considered to be a childish game, only fit for foreigners; the proper use of bells is to work out mathematical permutations and combinations. "

    Cocktail Party Physics


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  • A person who collects and/or studies bells.

    July 11, 2010