Definition of bioprospector in US English:

bioprospector

noun

  • A person who searches for plant and animal species from which medicinal drugs and other commercially valuable compounds can be obtained.

    ‘marine bioprospectors are searching under the seas for new riches’

Pronunciation

bioprospector

/ˌbīōˈpräspektər//ˌbaɪoʊˈprɑspɛktər/