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Chris -- 2018-04-11
‘Affectionado’ has been noticed several times and is the more obvious substitution. Some writers seem to use ‘efficionado’ to describe someone who is not only enthusiastic but also a skilled (?effective, ?efficient) practitioner. 1400 ghits:
Sarah Bellini, of Elawa Farm, is a pastry chef by training, a gingerbread efficionado and a chocolate`enthusiast.
Of course for the true betting efficionado and those aspiring to be, this is the perfect opportunity to utilise a variety of useful betting tools online.
I’m not a network efficionado, but I have NEVER had any problems connecting any of my other components directly into the router via ethernet …
www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showthread.php? … 09&page…
Clearly, I’m not a great efficionado with computers.
Awhile ago, I saw a job description on a job board calling for an expert SAS mainframe efficionado with 10+ years of experience …
www.archivum.info/comp.soft-sys.sas/... … ation.html