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populist

noun

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as in socialist, democrat

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The first known use of populist was in 1891

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“Populist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/populist. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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