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pathologist

noun pa·thol·o·gist \pə-ˈthä-lə-jist, pa-\

medical : a doctor who specializes in pathology; especially : a doctor who examines bodies to find out the cause of death

Full Definition of PATHOLOGIST

:  a specialist in pathology; specifically :  one who interprets and diagnoses the changes caused by disease in tissues and body fluids
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First Known Use of PATHOLOGIST

1650

Rhymes with PATHOLOGIST

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pathologist

noun pa·thol·o·gist \pə-ˈthäl-ə-jəst, pa-\

Medical Definition of PATHOLOGIST

:  a specialist in pathology; specifically :  a physician who interprets and diagnoses the changes caused by disease in tissues and body fluids

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