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biologist

bi·ol·o·gist

biologist

pronunciation:
baI a l jihst
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part of speech: noun
definition: a scientist who specializes in biology.
Word Parts
The word biologist contains the following part:
-ist Greek noun-forming suffix that means person who does or believes in
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Many words ending in -ist have a corresponding abstract noun form ending in -ism.