di·​chot·​o·​mist dī-ˈkä-tə-məst How to pronounce dichotomist (audio)
 also  də-
: one that dichotomizes

Word History


dichotomy + -ist entry 1

First Known Use

circa 1592, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dichotomist was circa 1592

Dictionary Entries Near dichotomist

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“Dichotomist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dichotomist. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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