coronavirologist

[ kuh-roh-nuh-vahy-rol-uh-jist, ‐vi‐ ]
/ kəˌroʊ nə vaɪˈrɒl ə dʒɪst, ‐vɪ‐ /

noun

a medical researcher or scientist specializing in the study of coronaviruses and the illnesses they cause.

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Origin of coronavirologist

First recorded in 1985–90; corona(virus) + virologist

OTHER WORDS FROM coronavirologist

co·ro·na·vi·rol·o·gy, noun
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