Definition of mammalogist in English:

mammalogist

noun

  • See mammalogy

    • ‘In northeastern Peru, Museum mammalogists tap local knowledge to catalog the fauna of the rainforest.’
    • ‘Would another investigator, a plant physiologist or mammalogist for example, have interpreted the data in the same way?’
    • ‘As Milton plunges into the jungle, a young mammalogist walks out of it, tired from a night of capturing and measuring bats at different points around the island.’
    • ‘Based on morphology, most mammalogists of the last century agreed that rabbits, for instance, are not closely related to rodents.’
    • ‘‘They have lots of individual personality,’ says Janet Wright, a mammalogist at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.’

Pronunciation

mammalogist

/məˈmalədʒɪst/