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revivalist

[ri-vahy-vuh-list] /rɪˈvaɪ və lɪst/
noun
1.
a person, especially a member of the clergy, who promotes or holds religious revivals.
2.
a person who revives former customs, methods, etc.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; revival + -ist
Related forms
revivalistic, adjective
nonrevivalist, noun
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