partitionist

noun
par·​ti·​tion·​ist | \ pär-ˈti-sh(ə-)nist How to pronounce partitionist (audio) \

Definition of partitionist

: an advocate of political partition

First Known Use of partitionist

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Partitionist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/partitionist. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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