Slavicist

[ slah-vuh-sist, slav-uh- ]
/ ˈslɑ və sɪst, ˈslæv ə- /

noun

a specialist in the study of the Slavic languages or literatures.
Also Slav·ist [slah-vist, slav-ist] /ˈslɑ vɪst, ˈslæv ɪst/.

Origin of Slavicist

First recorded in 1940–45; Slavic + -ist
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