galvanist

galvanist

(ˈɡælvəˌnɪst)
n
(Medicine) med a person who studies or practises galvanism
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An ingenious plot, which is acknowledged by the author to share similarities with two well-known Sherlock stories, leads the reader through graveyards, into illegal knuckle-fighting dens, past medical galvanists to the history of the Crimean War in the search for the criminal gang: 'The Gravediggers' Club'.