a specialist in anatomy.
a person who analyzes all the parts or elements of something with particular care: an anatomist of public-school systems and their problems.

Origin of anatomist

1560–70; anatom(y) + -ist or < Middle French anatomiste Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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an expert in anatomy
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anatomist in Medicine




An expert in or a student of anatomy.
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