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Ptolemaist

[tol-uh-mey-ist] /ˌtɒl əˈmeɪ ɪst/
noun
1.
an adherent or advocate of the Ptolemaic system of astronomy.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; Ptolema(ic) + -ist
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Ptolemaist

/ˌtɒlɪˈmeɪɪst/
noun
1.
a believer in or adherent of the Ptolemaic system of the universe
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