Fossilist
Fossilist Fos"sil*ist, n. One who is versed in the science of fossils; a paleontologist. --Joseph Black. [1913 Webster]

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  • fossilist — n. paleontologist, person who specializes in paleontology, geologist who researches geological periods through the study of fossils …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fossilist — fos·sil·ist …   English syllables

  • fossilist — noun a specialist in paleontology • Syn: ↑paleontologist, ↑palaeontologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑fossil, ↑palaeontology (for: ↑palaeontologist), ↑paleontology …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Leakey — noun 1. English paleontologist (son of Louis Leakey and Mary Leakey) who continued the work of his parents; he was appointed director of a wildlife preserve in Kenya but resigned under political pressure (born in 1944) • Syn: ↑Richard Leakey,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mary Anning — Mary Anning …   Wikipedia Español

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  • palaeontologist — noun a specialist in paleontology • Syn: ↑paleontologist, ↑fossilist • Derivationally related forms: ↑fossil (for: ↑fossilist), ↑palaeontology, ↑paleontology ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • paleontologist — noun a specialist in paleontology • Syn: ↑palaeontologist, ↑fossilist • Derivationally related forms: ↑fossil (for: ↑fossilist), ↑palaeontology (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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