Definition of muscologist in US English:

muscologist

noun

Botany
  • An expert in or student of muscology; a bryologist specializing in mosses.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Hooker (1785–1865), botanist. From muscology or its etymon scientific Latin muscologia + -ist; compare -logist.

Pronunciation

muscologist

/mʌˈskɒlədʒɪst/