geneticist

noun
ge·​net·​i·​cist | \ jə-ˈnet-ə-səst How to pronounce geneticist (audio) \

Medical Definition of geneticist

: a specialist or expert in genetics

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“Geneticist.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/geneticist. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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