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geneticist

[juh-net-uh-sist] /dʒəˈnɛt ə sɪst/
noun
1.
a specialist or expert in genetics.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; genetic + -ist
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  • The doctor writes up his observations and sends them to a geneticist friend.
  • Now a maverick geneticist says she may have the answer.
  • Recently an evolutionary geneticist told me that his colleagues who worked with mice really didn't have their stuff together.
  • The molecular geneticist gets dozens every week, all begging for the same thing-a miracle.
British Dictionary definitions for geneticist

geneticist

/dʒɪˈnɛtɪsɪst/
noun
1.
a person who studies or specializes in genetics
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Word Origin and History for geneticist
adj.

1913, from genetic + -ist.

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geneticist in Medicine

geneticist ge·net·i·cist (jə-nět'ĭ-sĭst)
n.
A specialist in genetics.

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