from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The science of inscriptions; epigraphy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The science or study of epigraphs.

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  • noun The science or study of epigraphs.


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  • His classification of five thousand inscriptions, both Christian and heathen, in the Galleria Lapidaria at the Vatican, is a masterpiece, and earned for him the honorary title of "Restorer" of Latin epigraphics [ "Inscriptiones (only preserved in Manuscript) christianæ Latinæ et Græcæ ævi Milliarii conlegit digessit adnotationibusque auxit Caietanus Marinus a Bibliotheca Vaticana item

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 9: Laprade-Mass Liturgy


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