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English definition of “analyst”

analyst

noun [C] uk   /ˈæn.ə.lɪst/ us  
B2 someone whose job is to study or examine something in detail: a financial/food/political/systems analystAnalysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value → psychoanalyst (psychoanalyse)Counselling and psychotherapy
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