polygraphist

noun
po·​lyg·​ra·​phist | \ ˈpä-lē-ˌgra-fist How to pronounce polygraphist (audio) , pə-ˈli-grə-fist How to pronounce polygraphist (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Captain Liberto was a graduate of the FBI National Academy, and a polygraphist. Christina Maxouris, CNN, "A Lousiana police captain was killed and another officer injured after a routine traffic stop ended in a shootout," 21 Sep. 2019

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1954, in the meaning defined above

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“Polygraphist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polygraphist. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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polygraphist

noun
po·​lyg·​ra·​phist | \ ˈpäl-i-ˌgraf-əst How to pronounce polygraphist (audio) , pə-ˈlig-rə-fəst How to pronounce polygraphist (audio) \

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