Translation of "scientist" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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scientistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsaɪən.tɪst/ us /ˈsaɪən.tɪst/

B1 an expert who studies or works in one of the sciences

科学家
a research/nuclear scientist 研究型/核科学家

More examples

  • a forensic scientist
  • a team of scientists from the University of Miami
  • social scientists
  • A couple of decades ago scientists noticed Panama's climate was slowly growing drier.
  • There are scientists who say that the results of the research are flawed.

(Translation of “scientist” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)