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A recipient of a Nobel prize.
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(noʊˈbɛl ɪst)

a winner of a Nobel prize.
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Noun1.Nobelist - winner of a Nobel prize
laureate - someone honored for great achievements; figuratively someone crowned with a laurel wreath
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