reversionist


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Noun1.reversionist - someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behaviorreversionist - someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior
offender, wrongdoer - a person who transgresses moral or civil law
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the subconscious picture of themselves (for reasons of sanity), open system leaders (followers of TL or AC, for example) have to act in a consistent manner that perpetuates reversionist behavior and strategies toward the environment.