Definition of sciencist in English:

sciencist

(also science-ist)

noun

rare
  • An expert in or practitioner of a science; a scientist.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Marshall (bap. 1745, d. 1818), agricultural writer and land agent. From science + -ist.

Pronunciation

sciencist

/ˈsʌɪənsɪst/