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environmentalist

en·vi·ron·men·tal·ist

environmentalist

 
pronunciation:
ihn vaI rn men t lihst [or] ihn vaI rn men t lihst
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part of speech: noun
definition: someone who works to protect the natural environment.
derivation: environmentalism (n.)
Word Parts
The word environmentalist contains the following part:
-ist Greek noun-forming suffix that means person who does or believes in
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Many words ending in -ist have a corresponding abstract noun form ending in -ism.