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- n. One versed in the ancient Egyptian demotic writing.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A student of the ancient Egyptian form of writing known as demotic (which see).
From Ancient Greek δημοτικός (dimotikos, "common"), from δῆμος (demos, "the common people"). (Wiktionary)