pluralist


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plu·ral·ist

 (plo͝or′ə-lĭst)
n.
1. An adherent of social or philosophical pluralism.
2. Ecclesiastical A person who holds two or more offices, especially two or more benefices, at the same time.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pluralist - a cleric who holds more than one benefice at a time
churchman, cleric, ecclesiastic, divine - a clergyman or other person in religious orders
2.pluralist - a philosopher who believes that no single explanation can account for all the phenomena of nature
philosopher - a specialist in philosophy
3.pluralist - someone who believes that distinct ethnic or cultural or religious groups can exist together in society
liberal, liberalist, progressive - a person who favors a political philosophy of progress and reform and the protection of civil liberties
Translations

pluralist

[ˈplʊərəlɪst]
A. ADJpluralista
B. Npluralista mf

pluralist

[ˈplʊərəlɪst] adj (= pluralistic) → pluraliste

pluralist

adj (= mixed) society, system, valuespluralistisch
nPluralist(in) m(f)

pluralist

[ˈplʊərəˌlɪst] adjpluralistico/a
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