zootomist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

zootomy +‎ -ist

Noun[edit]

zootomist ‎(plural zootomists)

  1. One who carries out zootomies.
    • 1834, Robert Edmond Grant, Lectures on Comparative Anatomy
      The structure of almost every class of animals has been the subject of separate and minute examination among the zootomists of France.