anecdotalist

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noun an·ec·dot·al·ist \ˌa-nik-ˈdō-təl-ist\
variants: or

anecdotist

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Definition of anecdotalist

  1. :  a person who is given to or is skilled in telling anecdotes

anecdotalism

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1793

First Known Use of anecdotalist

1793




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