HyperDic: geneticist

English > 1 sense of the word geneticist:
NOUNperson geneticista biologist who specializes in genetics
geneticist > pronunciation
Soundsjhahneh'tahsahst
Rhymesabolitionist ... zoologist: 193 rhymes with ahst...
English > geneticist: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA biologist who specializes in genetics.
InstancesCline, Martin ClineAmerican geneticist who succeeded in transferring a functioning gene from one mouse to another (born in 1934)
Haldane, J. B. S. Haldane, John Burdon Sanderson HaldaneScottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics
Lysenko, Trofim Denisovich LysenkoSoviet geneticist whose adherence to Lamarck's theory of evolution was favored / favored by Stalin (1898-1976)
Muller, Hermann Joseph MullerUnited States geneticist who studied the effects of X-rays on genes (1890-1967)
Ventner, Craig Ventner, J. Craig VentnerUnited States geneticist who published the complete base sequences for all the genes of a free-living organism, the influenza bacterium
Watson, James Watson, James Dewey WatsonUnited States geneticist who (with Crick in 1953) helped discover the helical structure / structure of DNA (born in 1928)
Weismann, August Friedrich Leopold WeismannGerman biologist who was one of the founders of modern genetics
Wilmut, Ian WilmutEnglish geneticist who succeeded in cloning a sheep from a cell from an adult ewe (born in 1944)
NarrowercytogeneticistA geneticist who specializes in the cellular components associated with heredity
Broaderbiologist, life scientist(biology) a scientist who studies living organisms
Spanishgeneticista, genético, genetista
Catalangenetista
Nounsgeneticsthe branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms

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