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completist

[ kuhm-plee-tist ]
/ kəmˈpli tɪst /
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noun
a person who attempts to complete a collection or set, especially a collector who wants to collect an example of every item in a particular field: This recording is a must for obsessive Sinatra completists.I'd only recommend this movie to Hepburn completists.
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Origin of completist

First recorded in 1950–55; complet(e) + -ist
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British Dictionary definitions for completist

completist
/ (kəmˈpliːtɪst) /

noun
a person who collects objects or memorabilia obsessivelyardent John Wayne completists
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