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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Amorist  \Am"o*rist\,  n.  [L.  armor  love.  See  {Amorous}.] 
  A  lover;  a  gallant.  [R.]  --Milton. 
 
  It  was  the  custom  for  an  amorist  to  impress  the  name  of 
  his  mistress  in  the  dust,  or  upon  the  damp  earth,  with 
  letters  fixed  upon  his  shoe.  --Southey. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  amorist 
  n  :  one  dedicated  to  love  and  lovemaking  especially  one  who 
  writes  about  love 




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