She consulted a marketing specialist when she decided to go into business.
He saw a specialist for his foot problem.
First Known Use of SPECIALIST
SPECIALIST Defined for Kids
Definition of SPECIALIST for Kids
: a person who studies or works at a special occupation or branch of learning <a specialist in animal behavior><an eye specialist>
: an enlisted person in the army with a rank similar to that of corporal
Medical Definition of SPECIALIST
: a medical practitioner whose practice is limited to a particular class of patients (as children) or of diseases (as skin diseases) or of technique (as surgery); especially: a physician who is qualified by advanced training and certification by a specialty examining board to so limit his or her practice