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English definition of “anatomist”


noun [C] uk   /əˈnæt.ə.mɪst/ us    //
an expert in anatomy (= the study of the structure of the body and its parts)Medical studies and the people who study them
(Definition of anatomist from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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