Questionist
Questionist Ques"tion*ist, n. 1. A questioner; an inquirer. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. (Eng. Univ.) A candidate for honors or degrees who is near the time of his examination. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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