teratologist

noun
ter·​a·​tol·​o·​gist | \ ˌter-ə-ˈtäl-ə-jəst How to pronounce teratologist (audio) \

Medical Definition of teratologist

: a specialist in teratology

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“Teratologist.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/teratologist. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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