What does specialist mean?

Definitions for specialist
ˈspɛʃ ə lɪstspe·cial·ist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. specialist, specializer, specialiser(noun)

    an expert who is devoted to one occupation or branch of learning

  2. specialist, medical specialist(noun)

    practices one branch of medicine


  1. specialist(Noun)

    Someone who is an expert in, or devoted to, some specific branch of study or research.

  2. specialist(Noun)

    A physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery.

  3. specialist(Noun)

    Any of several non-commissioned ranks corresponding to that of corporal.

  4. specialist(Adjective)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Specialist(noun)

    one who devotes himself to some specialty; as, a medical specialist, one who devotes himself to diseases of particular parts of the body, as the eye, the ear, the nerves, etc

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. specialist

    1. One who limits himself to his chosen mode of ignorance, and gets further into a bog than the man ahead of him. 2. A kind of hypnotic trance wherein a person by centering his gaze on a given object renders the object smaller in proportion as his illusion grows.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'specialist' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2746

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'specialist' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4096

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'specialist' in Nouns Frequency: #915

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of specialist in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of specialist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of specialist in a Sentence

  1. Marshall McLuhan:

    The specialist is one who never makes small mistakes while moving toward the grand fallacy.

  2. Emmanuel Moine:

    Last year I advertised for a chef de partie in a specialist French hospitality newspaper and I got 50 resumes in a few days, i didn't get one from the UK.

  3. Shelby Harris:

    If these things dont help, and youre having episodes that are becoming somewhat more frequent, see a sleep specialist to see if theres any underlying medical disorder that might be causing the sleep paralysis.

  4. Nick Derrick:

    Container losses are likely to be spread among many marine cargo insurers but motor vehicle insurance is a specialist sector and so that market is likely to be hit hard.

  5. Hughs Wood:

    Our clients often receive hundreds of dollars in perks, credits, upgrades, and exclusive experiences, take for example our clients checking into the Regent Berlin in Germany through our Suite Access program. Not only will they receive a minimum of $ 200 on-property credit but they also receive a complimentary original piece of the Berlin Wall for rates that Hughs Wood says are comparable to those found elsewhere. Are there any special hotel offerings that are not widely advertised ? Even if you don’t book with a travel specialist, the hotel might offer programs or services that aren't publicized.

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