Connoisseur

Definition of Connoisseur

Con`nois`seur´
n.1.One well versed in any subject; a skillful or knowing person; a critical judge of any art, particulary of one of the fine arts.
The connoisseur is "one who knows," as opposed to the dilettant, who only "thinks he knows."
- Fairholt.

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