geneticist


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ge·net·i·cist

 (jə-nĕt′ĭ-sĭst)
n.
One who specializes in genetics.

geneticist

(dʒɪˈnɛtɪsɪst)
n
(Genetics) a person who studies or specializes in genetics

ge•net•i•cist

(dʒəˈnɛt ə sɪst)

n.
a specialist in genetics.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.geneticist - a biologist who specializes in genetics
biologist, life scientist - (biology) a scientist who studies living organisms
cytogeneticist - a geneticist who specializes in the cellular components associated with heredity
Translations

geneticist

[dʒɪˈnetɪsɪst] N (Med) → genetista mf

geneticist

[dʒɪˈnɛtɪsɪst] ngénéticien/ienne m/fgenetic material nmatériel m génétiquegenetic modification nmodification f génétique

geneticist

nVererbungsforscher(in) m(f), → Genetiker(in) m(f)

geneticist

[dʒɪˈnɛtɪsɪst] ngenetista m/f

geneticist

n genetista mf
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