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eugenicist

[yoo-jen-uh-sist] /yuˈdʒɛn ə sɪst/
noun
1.
a specialist in eugenics.
2.
an advocate of eugenic measures.
Also, eugenist
[yoo-juh-nist, yoo-jen-ist] /ˈyu dʒə nɪst, yuˈdʒɛn ɪst/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; eugenic + -ist
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