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po·lem·i·cist(pə-lĕm′ĭ-sĭst) also po·lem·ist (pə-lĕm′ĭst, pŏl′ə-mĭst)
A person skilled or involved in polemics.
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pol•e•mist(ˈpɒl ə mɪst, pəˈlɛm ɪst, poʊ-)
a person who is engaged or versed in polemics.Also, po•lem•i•cist (pəˈlɛm ə sɪst, poʊ-)
[1815–25; < Greek polemistḗs warrior =pólem(os) war + -istēs -ist]
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a skilled debater in speech or writing. — polemical, adj.See also: Argumentation
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|Noun||1.||polemist - a writer who argues in opposition to others (especially in theology)|
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