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cinquecentist

[ching-kwi-chen-tist] /ˌtʃɪŋ kwɪˈtʃɛn tɪst/
noun
1.
an Italian writer or artist of the 16th century.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; < Italian cinquecentista, equivalent to cinquecent(o) (see cinquecento) + -ista -ist
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