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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who formulates, studies, or is expert in the theory of a science or an art.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. someone who is expert in the theory of a particular science or art
  • n. a theorist

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A theorist; a theorizer; one who is expert in the theory of a science or art.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who theorizes (especially in science or art)

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