geneticist
noun see genetics

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • geneticist — ge*net i*cist n. a scientist who specializes in genetics. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • geneticist — 1913, from GENETIC (Cf. genetic) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • geneticist — [jə net′ə sist] n. a specialist in genetics …   English World dictionary

  • Geneticist — For the theory that psychological traits are hereditary, see geneticism. A geneticist is a biologist who studies genetics, the science of genes, heredity, and variation of organisms. A geneticist can be employed as a researcher or lecturer. Some… …   Wikipedia

  • geneticist — UK [dʒəˈnetɪsɪst] / US [dʒəˈnetəsɪst] noun [countable] Word forms geneticist : singular geneticist plural geneticists a scientist who studies or works in genetics …   English dictionary

  • geneticist — [[t]ʤɪne̱tɪsɪst[/t]] geneticists N COUNT A geneticist is a person who studies or specializes in genetics …   English dictionary

  • geneticist — genetics ► PLURAL NOUN 1) (treated as sing. ) the study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics. 2) (treated as sing. or pl. ) the genetic properties or features of an organism. DERIVATIVES geneticist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • geneticist — /jeuh net euh sist/, n. a specialist or expert in genetics. [1910 15; GENETIC + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • geneticist — noun a) A scientist who studies genes. b) A physician who diagnoses, treats, and counsels patients with genetic disorders or syndromes …   Wiktionary

  • geneticist — A specialist in genetics. * * * ge·net·i·cist jə net ə səst n a specialist or expert in genetics * * * ge·net·i·cist (jə netґĭ sist) a specialist in genetics …   Medical dictionary

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