Agrammatist A*gram"ma*tist, n. [Gr. ? illiterate; 'a priv. + ? letters, fr. ? to write.] A illiterate person. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • agrammatist — aˈgrammatist rare 0. (əˈgræmətɪst) [f. Gr. ἀγράµµᾰτ ος illiterate (f. ἀ priv. + γράµµατ α letters) + ist; after Gr. γραµµατιστής.] ‘An unlearned, illiterate man.’ Bailey 1731; whence in Johnson, etc …   Useful english dictionary

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