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gazetteer (n.)

1610s, "journalist," from gazette (n.) + -eer. Meaning "geographical dictionary" is from 1704, from Laurence Eachard's 1693 geographical handbook for journalists, "The Gazetteer's, or Newsman's, Interpreter," second edition simply titled "The Gazetteer."

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Definitions of gazetteer from WordNet

gazetteer (n.)
a journalist who writes for a gazette;
gazetteer (n.)
a geographical dictionary (as at the back of an atlas);
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