neoclassicist eoclassicist n. an advocate of neoclassicism. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • neoclassicist — noun a follower of neoclassicism …   Wiktionary

  • neoclassicist — n. supporter of neoclassicism (use of elements from classical art or literature) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neoclassicist — neo·classicist …   English syllables

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