Meaning of medievalist

me•di•e•val•ist

Pronunciation: (mē"dē-ē'vu-list, med"ē-, mid"ē-, mid-ē'vu-), [key]
— n.
  1. an expert in medieval history, literature, philosophy, etc.
  2. a person who is greatly attracted to the art, culture, spirit, etc., of the Middle Ages.
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