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glacialist

[gley-shuh-list] /ˈgleɪ ʃə lɪst/
noun
1.
a person who studies geological phenomena involving the action of ice, especially of glaciers.
Also, glaciologist.
Also called glacial geologist.
Origin of glacialist
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; glacial + -ist
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  • The glacialist who can look back over the last twenty-five years of wordy conflict has every reason to be jubilant and hopeful.

  • I am strengthened in these views by the conclusions arrived at by M. Falsan—the eminent French glacialist.

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