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enthusiast

Archaic a religious visionary, esp one whose zeal for religion is extravagant or unbalanced

enthusiast

With regard to technology, an enthusiast is a person who enjoys using computers and electronic equipment. Enthusiasts are willing to learn more of the ins and outs of a product than the average consumer, who just wants to use it. An enthusiast is more like a "prosumer." See high-tech people, consumer and prosumer.
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The couple, aged 25 and 35 respectively, opened an indoor golf centre in March, that has steadily become more popular among Sudbury's golf enthusiasts.