polemist

[ pol-uh-mist, puh-lem-ist, poh- ]
/ ˈpɒl ə mɪst, pəˈlɛm ɪst, poʊ- /

noun

a person who is engaged or versed in polemics.

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Also po·lem·i·cist [puh-lem-uh-sist, poh-] /pəˈlɛm ə sɪst, poʊ-/.

Origin of polemist

1815–25; < Greek polemistḗs warrior, equivalent to pólem(os) war + -istēs -ist
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