americanist

\\-_nə̇st\ noun (-s)
Usage: usually capitalized
1. : a specialist in the languages or cultures of the aboriginal inhabitants of America
2. : a member of a nation other than the United States who is favorable to the policies of the United States or to cooperation with the United States

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • americanist — AMERICANÍST, Ă, americanişti, ste, s.m. şi f. 1. Specialist în americanistică. 2. Adept al americanismului (2). – Din fr. américanisme. Trimis de ana zecheru, 27.03.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  americaníst s. m., pl. americaníşti Trimis de siveco, 10.08 …   Dicționar Român

  • Americanist — [ə mer′i kənist] n. 1. a student of American history, culture, etc. 2. an anthropologist specializing in the study of American Indians and their cultures …   English World dictionary

  • Americanist — noun Date: 1881 1. a specialist in American culture or history 2. a specialist in the languages or cultures of the aboriginal inhabitants of America …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Americanist — Americanistic, adj. /euh mer i keuh nist/, n. 1. a student of America, esp. of its history, culture, and geography. 2. a specialist in the cultures or languages of American Indians. 3. a specialist in American literature. 4. a person who favors… …   Universalium

  • Americanist — noun a) Somebody who favors the values of the USA. b) An expert in the study of America. See Also: Americanism …   Wiktionary

  • americanist — n. specialist in American culture or history …   English contemporary dictionary

  • americanist — amer·i·can·ist …   English syllables

  • Americanist — A•mer•i•can•ist [[t]əˈmɛr ɪ kə nɪst[/t]] n. 1) a student of America, esp. of its history, culture, and geography 2) a specialist in the cultures or languages of American Indians • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • Americanist phonetic notation — Infobox Writing system name=Americanist phonetic notation type=Alphabet languages=Reserved for phonetic transcription of any language time=1880s to the present fam1=Latin alphabet Americanist phonetic notation (variously called [North] American… …   Wikipedia

  • Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers — The Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers (CLAG) was formed in 1970 to foster geographic education and research on Latin America.[1] A Board of Directors governs CLAG. CLAG publishes a Newsletter and the Journal of Latin American Geography …   Wikipedia

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