expertism

[ ek-sper-tiz-uh m ]
/ ˈɛk spərˌtɪz əm /

noun

expertness or skill, especially in a specific field.

Nearby words

  1. experimenter effect,
  2. expert,
  3. expert system,
  4. expert witness,
  5. expertise,
  6. expertize,
  7. expertly,
  8. experto crede,
  9. expiable,
  10. expiate

Origin of expertism

First recorded in 1885–90; expert + -ism

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