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1. A taxonomist.
2. One who adheres to or formulates a system or systems.
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1. a person who constructs systems
2. an adherent of a system
3. (Biology) a taxonomist
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sys•tem•a•tist(ˈsɪs tə mə tɪst, sɪˈstɛm ə-)
1. a specialist in systematics, esp. a taxonomist.
2. a person who constructs or adheres to a system.
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|Noun||1.||systematist - a biologist who specializes in the classification of organisms into groups on the basis of their structure and origin and behavior|
lumper - a taxonomist who classifies organisms into large groups on the basis of major characteristics
|2.||systematist - an organizer who puts things in order; "Aristotle was a great orderer of ideas"|
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