One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A person whose practice is actuated by an idea, a person who embodies an idea in action.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881), author, biographer, and historian. From ideo- + ancient Greek πρᾶξις praxis + -ist.
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