constitutionalist

constitutionalist

[kon-sti-too-shuh-nl-ist, -tyoo-]
noun
1.
an adherent or advocate of constitutionalism or of an existing constitution.
2.
an expert on a political constitution.

Origin:
1760–70; constitutional + -ist

anticonstitutionalist, adjective, noun
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constitutionalism (ˌkɒnstɪˈtjuːʃənəˌlɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the principles, spirit, or system of government in accord with a constitution, esp a written constitution
2.  adherence to or advocacy of such a system or such principles
 
consti'tutionalist
 
n

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