aurist

[ awr-ist ]
/ ˈɔr ɪst /
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noun

a physician specializing in the treatment of ear diseases; otologist.

Nearby words

  1. auriol,
  2. auriol, vincent,
  3. auris,
  4. auriscope,
  5. auriscopic,
  6. aurobindo,
  7. aurobindo, sri,
  8. aurochs,
  9. aurora,
  10. aurora australis

Origin of aurist

First recorded in 1670–80; aur-2 + -ist

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British Dictionary definitions for aurist

aurist

/ (ˈɔːrɪst) /

noun

a former name for audiologistSee audiologist
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