Definition of parasitologist in English:

parasitologist

noun

  • See parasitology

    • ‘When doubt remains, an experienced cytologist, pathologist, or parasitologist should review the smear.’
    • ‘In Costa Rica he watched parasitologists dissecting frogs, turtles, and iguanas and finding new species of parasites in each group.’
    • ‘At that time, several groups of parasitologists interested in the microanatomy of filarial parasites examined the organisms with electron microscopes.’
    • ‘This text is one that will please the experienced pathologist and parasitologist, as well as being a comprehensive starting point for those entering the field.’
    • ‘The specimen was then examined by parasitologists and pathologists, who determined the forms to represent ciliocytophthoria and not a ciliated protozoan.’

Pronunciation

parasitologist

/ˌparəsɪˈtɒlədʒɪst/