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Definition of the noun abacist
What does abacist mean as a name of something?
- One who uses an abacus in casting accounts; a calculator.
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The Spirit Liveth On (2015)
St. Annes Mission Settlement, Youth & Pella Club, Vauxhall, London by Joe Plant
An Abacist is a person good at figures. Cayenne is a pepper used in cooking.
by Mihai Nadin
The abacist is a computer, that is, a person who calculates for a living. It is appropriate to point out that there are many other forms of computing, such as counting the elements that make up a volume of liquid, or a mass (of stone, wood ).
Word Parts Dictionary (2000)
Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan
abacus abacist abnormal states, physiology of ...
A New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)
by John Craig
ABACIST— ABASED. ABAJOUR— ABARTICULATION. ing a part, or the entire pattern or design. The term is sometimes used as synonymous with abacus. ABACIST, ab'a-sist, «. (from niacrw, Lat) One who casts np accounts ; a calculator .
A New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)
by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)
ABAcist-ABASED. ABAJOUR-ABARTICULATION. ing a part, or the entire pattern or design. The term is sometimes used as synonymous with abacus. ABAcist, ab' a-sist, s. (from abacus, Lat.) One who casts up accounts; a calculator. ABACK ...
by J.J.S. WHARTON
Abacist or Abacista, a caster of accounts, an arithmetician.
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
ABACIST— ABASED. ABAJOUR— ABARTICULATION. ing a part, or the entire pattern or design. The term is sometimes used as synonymous with abacus. Adacist, ab'a-sist, s. (from abacus, Lat.) One who casts up accounts ; a calculator.
by John Jane Smith Wharton
ABACIST, or ABACISTA, one who casts accounts, an arithmetician.
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
ABAcist, ab'a-sist, s. (ahacista, Lat.) One who casts up accounts: a calculator. ABAck, a-bak', ad. (ebukai, Goth.) Backwards: a sea term. ABAcot, ab'a-kot, s. A cap of state worn in ancient times by the kings of England. ABActor, a-bak'tur, s.
by Arnold James Cooley
Abacist*, ab'-d-slst, s. An accountant. Aback, d-bak', ad. Back ; backward ; pressed back, (naut.) Abacus , Sb'-a-kus, s. A counting frame or table ; the crowning table of a column ear ).
by Nathan Bailey
ABACIST A, an Ariibrncrician.
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Scrabble value of A1B3A1C3I1S1T1
The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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