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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dogmatist  \Dog"ma*tist\,  n.  [L.  dogmatistes  Gr  ?,  fr  ?.] 
  One  who  dogmatizes;  one  who  speaks  dogmatically;  a  bold  and 
  arrogant  advancer  of  principles. 
 
  I  expect  but  little  success  of  all  this  upon  the 
  dogmatist;  his  opinioned  assurance  is  paramount  to 
  argument.  --  Glanvill 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dogmatist 
  n  :  an  stubborn  person  of  arbitrary  or  arrogant  opinions  [syn:  {doctrinaire}] 




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