deletionist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

deletion +‎ -ist

Adjective[edit]

deletionist (comparative more deletionist, superlative most deletionist)

  1. (classical studies) Favoring the deletion of a given passage or work as spurious.
  2. (Wiktionary and WMF jargon, of a wiki user) Preferring to delete material.

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Noun[edit]

deletionist (plural deletionists)

  1. (Wiki jargon, of a wiki user) A person who expresses deletionist sentiments.

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