Definitions

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  • n. One who classifies plants by the sexual method of Linnaeus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who classifies plants by the sexual method of Linnæus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who maintains the doctrine of sexes in plants; one who classifies plants by the sexual system.

Etymologies

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sexual +‎ -ist

Examples

  • Last year we read that "A" cycle-sexualist "caught half-naked in a compromising position with his bicycle has been put on probation for three years."

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  • We saw the realist run into the naturalist, the naturalist into the animalist, the psychologist into the sexualist, and the sudden reaction to romance, in the form of what is called the historic novel, the receipt for which can be prescribed by any competent pharmacist.

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  • To be sure, prominent psychoanalysts from the great Viennese master down have often invited censure by their messianic attitude, by their harsh and crude condemnation of certain things commonly held sacred, by their loose and extravagant vocabulary, and by their pan-sexualist allegories.

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  • This is not so much a sexist view as a sexualist view: What’s up here?

    Hullabaloo

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