Definition of malacologist in English:

malacologist

noun

  • See malacology

    • ‘Mr Goodsir advised the omission of boiling and gave the future great malacologist his first lesson on dissecting mollusca.’
    • ‘Improved understanding of gastropod phylogenetics goes far beyond satisfying the trivial curiosities of malacologists.’
    • ‘He collected many mollusks himself, financed expeditions, and exchanged with prominent malacologists all over the world.’
    • ‘His inspiring leadership had resulted in many enthusiastic malacologists who succeeded him.’
    • ‘I've tried to collect as much information as I could about the most well known malacologists.’