Definition of cameralist in English:

cameralist

noun

Political Economy
historical
  • Originally (in Germany): a specialist in public finance; an expert in cameralistics. Later: an advocate of cameralism.

Origin

Early 19th century. From cameral + -ist, originally after German Kameralist public finance official, specialist in cameralistics, in later use in sense ‘advocate of cameralism’ (which appears to be unparalleled in German) after cameralism.

Pronunciation

cameralist

/ˈkam(ə)rəlɪst//ˈkam(ə)r(ə)lɪst/