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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ethnologist.

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  • The science of the ethnologer then is primarily physical; it is historical only in that secondary sense in which paleontology, and geology itself, may fairly be called historical.

    Harvard Classics Volume 28 Essays English and American

  • The science of the ethnologer is strictly a physical science.

    Race and Language

  • In fact, the studies of the philologer and those of the ethnologer strictly so called are quite distinct, and they deal with two wholly different sets of phenomena.

    Race and Language

  • The science of the ethnologer then, is primarily physical; it is historical only in that secondary sense in which paleontology, and geology itself, may fairly be called historical.

    Race and Language

  • Whether in countries where man is too lazy to be manly, woman practices deferential adjustment of her virtues to the loose exactions of his tolerance, or whether for ladies of indifferent modesty their lords will not make exertion -- these are questions for the ethnologer.

    The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Volume 8 Epigrams, On With the Dance, Negligible Tales

  • The science of the ethnologer then is primarily physical; it is historical only in that secondary sense in which palæontology, and geology itself, may fairly be called historical.

    Prose Masterpieces from Modern Essayists

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