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political scientist

noun

Definition of political scientist

  1. :  a person whose specialty is the study of governments and how they work



Word by Word Definitions

politicalplay
  1. :  of or relating to government, a government, or the conduct of government

    :  of, relating to, or concerned with the making as distinguished from the administration of governmental policy

    :  of, relating to, involving, or involved in politics and especially party politics

scientistplay
  1. :  a person learned in science and especially natural science :  a scientific investigator

    :  christian scientist


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