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specialist

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈspeʃ.əl.ɪst/
B2 someone who has a lot of experience, knowledge, or skill in a particular subject: a software specialist She's a specialist in modern French literature. specialist advice/help (UK also consultant) a doctor who has special training in and knowledge of a particular area of medicine: She's a specialist in childhood illnesses. I've asked to be referred to a specialist about my back pain. a leading cancer/eye specialist
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in Korean 전문가…
in Arabic مُتَخَصِّص…
in Portuguese especialista…
in Catalan especialista…
in Japanese 専門家, スペシャリスト…
in Italian specialista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 專家, 專業人員, 專科醫生…
in Russian специалист…
in Turkish uzman, mütehassıs…
in Chinese (Simplified) 专家, 专业人员, 专科医生…
in Polish specjalist-a/ka…
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