bacteriologist

noun
bac·​te·​ri·​ol·​o·​gist | \ (ˌ)bak-ˌtir-ē-ˈäl-ə-jəst How to pronounce bacteriologist (audio) \

Medical Definition of bacteriologist

: a specialist in bacteriology

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“Bacteriologist.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bacteriologist. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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