superspecialist

noun
su·​per·​spe·​cial·​ist | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈspe-sh(ə-)list How to pronounce superspecialist (audio) \
plural superspecialists

Definition of superspecialist

: a specialist concentrating or practicing in a narrow range of a specialty was sent to a superspecialist for her rare heart condition

Other Words from superspecialist

superspecialization \ ˌsü-​pər-​ˌspe-​sh(ə-​)lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce superspecialization (audio) \ noun, plural superspecializations
surgical superspecialization
superspecialized \ ˌsü-​pər-​ˈspe-​shə-​ˌlīzd How to pronounce superspecialized (audio) \ adjective
superspecialized care superspecialized research

First Known Use of superspecialist

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Superspecialist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superspecialist. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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