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limner


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Limner  \Lim"ner\  (l[i^]m"n[~e]r),  n.  [F.  enlumineur  LL 
  illuminator.  See  {Limn},  and  cf  {Alluminor}.] 
  A  painter;  an  artist;  esp.: 
  a  One  who  paints  portraits. 
  b  One  who  illuminates  books.  [Archaic] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  limner 
  n  :  a  painter  of  portraits  [syn:  {portraitist},  {portrait 
  painter}] 




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