developmentalist

[dih-vel-uh p-men-tl-ist]

noun

an expert in or advocate of developmental psychology.

Nearby words

  1. developmental biology,
  2. developmental disability,
  3. developmental disorder,
  4. developmental groove,
  5. developmental psychology,
  6. developpé,
  7. deventer,
  8. deverbal,
  9. deverbative,
  10. devereux

Origin of developmentalist

First recorded in 1860–65; developmental + -ist

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