Definition of generalis
1. generalist [ n ] a modern scholar who is in a position to acquire more than superficial knowledge about many different interests
Examples: "a statistician has to be something of a generalist"
(Dan McLachlan, Jr., "Communication Networks and...)
We hear equally fervent concern over the belief that we have not enough generalists who can see the over-all picture and combine our national skills and knowledge for useful purposes .
This problem of the optimum balance in the relative numbers of generalists and specialists can be investigated on a communicative network basis .
So we see that a specialist is a man who knows more and more about less and less as he develops , as contrasted to the generalist , who knows less and less about more and more .Synonyms generalist Renaissance_man Related Terms specialist scholar
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