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wonknoun [C]

 us   /wɔŋk, wɑŋk/ slang
a person who likes to think about or study something and spends a great amount of time doing it: He’s a policy wonk and will talk for hours about solutions to problems.
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wonknoun [C]

uk   us   /wɒŋk/ informal disapproving
someone who knows all the details about a particular subject, particularly one that other people might find boring: The Senator was considered to be a policy wonk.
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