diffusionist


dif·fu·sion·ist

noun \-ˈfyü-zhə-nəst\

Definition of DIFFUSIONIST

:  an anthropologist who emphasizes the role of diffusion in the history of culture rather than independent invention or discovery
dif·fu·sion·ism \-ˈfyü-zhə-ˌni-zəm\ noun
diffusionist adjective

First Known Use of DIFFUSIONIST

1893

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