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traditionalistnoun [C]

uk   us   /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.ɪst/ /-nəl-/
someone who ​believes in and ​followstraditionalideas: Religious traditionalists ​objected to ​theories of ​evolution being ​taught in ​schools.
traditionalist
adjective uk   us  
She ​holds traditionalist ​Muslimviews. This ​production of "Swan Lake" is in traditionalist ​style.
(Definition of traditionalist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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traditionalistnoun [C]

 /trəˈdɪʃ·ən·əl·əst/
someone who ​believes in and ​followstraditionalideas
(Definition of traditionalist from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “traditionalist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 传统主义者…
in Turkish gelenekçi kimse, muhafazakâr kimse…
in Russian приверженец традиций…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳統主義者…
in Polish tradycjonalista…
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