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English definition of “generalist”

generalist

adjective     /ˈdʒenərəlɪst/ MARKETING
offering a range of products or services: Most people ignore the benefits of widely spread generalist investment trusts.
(Definition of generalist adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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