meth·​od·​ol·​o·​gist | \ ˌme-thə-ˈdä-lə-jist How to pronounce methodologist (audio) \

Definition of methodologist

: a student of methodology

Examples of methodologist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Wagenmakers, a research methodologist from the University of Amsterdam, believed the paper had at least one glaring problem: There was no clear dividing line between the exploratory and confirmatory phases of Bem’s research. Daniel Engber, Slate Magazine, "Daryl Bem Proved ESP Is Real," 17 May 2017

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First Known Use of methodologist

1865, in the meaning defined above

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“Methodologist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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