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 for philomath
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Philomath \Phil"o*math\ (f[i^]l"[-o]*m[a^]th), n. [Gr.
     filomaqh`s; fi`los loving, a friend + ma`qh learning, fr.
     maqei^n, manqa`nein, to learn.]
     A lover of learning; a scholar. --Chesterfield.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  philomath
      n 1: a lover of learning

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Philomath, OR -- U.S. city in Oregon
     Population (2000):    3838
     Housing Units (2000): 1434
     Land area (2000):     1.282328 sq. miles (3.321215 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.282328 sq. miles (3.321215 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            57450
     Located within:       Oregon (OR), FIPS 41
     Location:             44.540443 N, 123.362787 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     97370
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Philomath, OR
      Philomath
  

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