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anthropologist (n.)

"student or expert in anthropology," 1798, from anthropology + -ist. Attested from 1783 in German.

updated on January 24, 2017

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Definitions of anthropologist from WordNet

anthropologist (n.)
a social scientist who specializes in anthropology;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.