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Anglicist

[ang-gluh-sist]
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noun
  1. an authority on the English language or English literature.

Origin of Anglicist

1865–70; < Medieval Latin Anglic(us) English + -ist
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Anglicist

Anglist

noun
  1. rare an expert in or student of English literature or language
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