calorist

noun
cal·​o·​rist | \ ˈkalərə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of calorist

: one that holds to the caloric theory of heat

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History and Etymology for calorist

calor(ic) + -ist entry 1

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“Calorist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calorist. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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