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  1. eclectic, eclecticistnoun

    someone who selects according to the eclectic method


  1. eclecticistnoun

    An exponent or advocate of eclecticism.

  2. eclecticistadjective

    Of or pertaining to eclecticism.


  1. eclecticist

    An eclecticist is a person who derives ideas, style, or taste from a broad and diverse range of sources or one who believes in or follows the principles of eclecticism. Eclecticism is a conceptual approach that does not hold rigidly to a single paradigm or set of assumptions, but instead draws upon multiple theories or styles to gain complementary insights.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eclecticist in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eclecticist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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