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thinker

noun
     
Related topics: Philosophy
thinkā€§er [countable]
1RP someone who thinks carefully about important subjects such as science or philosophy, especially someone who is famous for thinking of new ideas:
great thinkers such as Kant and Schopenhauer
2

an independent/a positive/a free etc thinker

a person who thinks in a particular way

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