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connoisseur

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1 a person having a knowledgeable and fine appreciation of the arts
  • a forthcoming exhibit at the art museum that is eagerly awaited by connoisseurs of ancient Greek pottery

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2 a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
  • works that are highly prized by connoisseurs of art glass

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The first known use of connoisseur was in 1714

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“Connoisseur.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/connoisseur. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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