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traditionalist

noun [C]     /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /-nəl-/
someone who believes in and follows traditional ideas: Religious traditionalists objected to theories of evolution being taught in schools.Custom, tradition and conformity traditionalist     adjective She holds traditionalist Muslim views. This production of 'Swan Lake' is in traditionalist style.Custom, tradition and conformity
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