# Statist

**noun**

1.

an advocate of statism.

**adjective**

2.

of, relating to, or characteristic of a statist or statism.

**noun**

1.

statistician.

**noun**

1.

an advocate of statism

2.

a less common name for a statistician

3.

(archaic) a politician or statesman

**adjective**

4.

of, characteristic of, advocating, or relating to statism

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