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miscellanist

[mis-uh-ley-nist; British mi-sel-uh-nist] /ˈmɪs əˌleɪ nɪst; British mɪˈsɛl ə nɪst/
noun
1.
a person who writes, compiles, or edits miscellanies.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10; miscellan(y) + -ist
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miscellanist

/mɪˈsɛlənɪst/
noun
1.
a writer of miscellanies
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