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 (ĭ-lĕk-trŏl′ə-jĭst, ē′lĕk-)
One who removes body hair by means of an electric current.


1. (Medicine) US a person who removes hair, esp body hair, through the use of electrolysis
2. (General Physics) history a person who studies the branch of science concerned with electricity


(ɪ lɛkˈtrɒl ə dʒɪst)

a person trained in the use of electrolysis for removing moles, warts, or unwanted hair.
[1900–05; electro (lysis) + -log (y) + -ist]
e•lec•trol′o•gy, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electrologist - someone skilled in the use of electricity to remove moles or warts or hair roots
caregiver, health care provider, health professional, PCP, primary care provider - a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
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