etiologist


etiologist
A practitioner of etiology

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  • etiologist — See etiologic. * * * …   Universalium

  • etiologist — noun a specialist in the etiology of diseases • Syn: ↑aetiologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑aetiology (for: ↑aetiologist), ↑etiology • Hypernyms: ↑diagn …   Useful english dictionary

  • etiology — etiologist, n. /ee tee ol euh jee/, n., pl. etiologies. 1. Pathol. a. the study of the causes of diseases. b. the cause or origin of a disease. 2. the study of causation. 3. any study of causes, causation, or causality, as in philosophy, biology …   Universalium

  • aetiologist — noun a specialist in the etiology of diseases • Syn: ↑etiologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑aetiology, ↑etiology (for: ↑etiologist) • Hypernyms: ↑diagnos …   Useful english dictionary

  • ae|ti|ol|o|gist — «EE tee OL uh jihst», noun. = etiologist. (Cf. ↑etiologist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • diagnostician — noun a doctor who specializes in medical diagnosis (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑pathologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑pathology (for: ↑pathologist), ↑diagnostics …   Useful english dictionary

  • pathologist — noun a doctor who specializes in medical diagnosis (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑diagnostician • Derivationally related forms: ↑pathology, ↑diagnostics (for: ↑diagnostician) …   Useful english dictionary


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