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ethicist

[ eth-uh-sist ]
/ ˈɛθ ə sɪst /
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noun

a person who specializes in or writes on ethics or who is devoted to ethical principles.

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Also e·thi·cian [e-thish-uhn]. /ɛˈθɪʃ ən/.

Origin of ethicist

First recorded in 1890–95; ethic + -ist
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