Definitions for biologist

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bi•ol•o•gybaɪˈɒl ə dʒi(n.)

  1. the scientific study of life or living matter in all its forms and processes.

    Category: Biology

  2. the living organisms of a region:

    the biology of Pennsylvania.

    Category: Biology

  3. the biological phenomena characteristic of an organism or a group of organisms.

    Category: Biology

Origin of biology:

1805–15; < G


Princeton's WordNet

  1. biologist, life scientist(noun)

    (biology) a scientist who studies living organisms

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. biologist(noun)ɪˈɒl ə dʒi

    an expert in biology


  1. biologist(Noun)

    A student of biology; one versed in the science of biology.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Biologist(noun)

    a student of biology; one versed in the science of biology


  1. Biologist

    A biologist is a scientist who studies living organisms and their relationship to their environment. Biologists involved in basic research attempt to discover underlying mechanisms that govern how organisms work. Biologists involved in applied research attempt to develop or improve medical, industrial or agricultural processes.

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