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- n. Someone who supports welfare, especially of animals.
- n. A supporter of the politics or principles of the welfare state.
- adj. Pertaining to support for the politics or principles of the welfare state.
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- adj. of or relating to a welfare state
From welfare + -ist. (Wiktionary)