Meaning of “pathologist” in the English Dictionary

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"pathologist" in British English

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pathologistnoun [ C ]

uk /pəˈθɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ us /pəˈθɑː.lə.dʒɪst/

an expert in the study of diseases, especially someone who examines a dead person's body and cuts it open to discover how they died

(Definition of “pathologist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pathologist" in American English

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pathologistnoun [ C ]

us /pəˈθɑl·ə·dʒɪst, pæ-/

a doctor who has expert knowledge of pathology

(Definition of “pathologist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)