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modernistadjective, noun [C]

uk   /ˈmɒd.ən.ɪst/  us   /ˈmɑː.dɚ.nɪst/ specialized
relating to or a ​member of the ​modernartmovement: Modernist ​architecturetries to ​conquernatureinstead of ​working with it. The ​design of the new ​library has been ​acclaimed by Modernists.
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