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- enPR: /är'kə-vĭst/ or är'kī'-vĭst/, IPA: /ˈɑː(r)kəvɪst/, /ˈɑː(r)ˌkaɪvɪst/, X-SAMPA: /"A:(r)k@vIst/, /"A:(r)%kaIvIst/
archivist (plural archivists)
- One who is in charge of, or performs the task of creating, collecting, cataloguing, and organising, archives.
- The billionaire's will established a trust to create a staff of archivists that would chronicle and preserve his rise to prominence.
- (one who creates, maintains or controls archives): historian, librarian, preservationist, recordkeeper, scribe