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From biology +‎ -ist.

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  • IPA(key): /baɪˈɒləd͡ʒɪst/
  • (file)

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biologist (plural biologists)

  1. A student of biology; one versed in the science of biology.
    • 2013 July-August, Catherine Clabby, “Focus on Everything”, in American Scientist:
      Not long ago, it was difficult to produce photographs of tiny creatures with every part in focus. [] A photo processing technique called focus stacking has changed that. Developed as a tool to electronically combine the sharpest bits of multiple digital images, focus stacking is a boon to biologists seeking full focus on a micron scale.

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