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Noun: generalist  je-nu-ru-list
  1. A modern scholar who is in a position to acquire more than superficial knowledge about many different interests
    "a statistician has to be something of a generalist";
    - Renaissance man

Derived forms: generalists

Type of: bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student

Antonym: specialist

Encyclopedia: Generalist