Definitions

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  • n. A physiognomist.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Physiognomist.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as physiognomist.

Etymologies

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physiognomy +‎ -er

Examples

  • Socrates was bad by nature, envious, as he confessed to Zophius the physiognomer, accusing him of it, froward and lascivious: but as he was Socrates, he did correct and amend himself.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • "I aint no great of a physiognomer, but when a thing is as plain as day I can discern it as well as the next one, and if that ar 'chap haint pitied you, and done a heap more'n that, I'm mistaken."

    Cousin Maude

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