[ gley-shuh-list ]
/ ˈgleɪ ʃə lɪst /
a person who studies geological phenomena involving the action of ice, especially of glaciers.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also called glacial geologist.
Words nearby glacialist
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Example sentences from the Web for glacialist
I am strengthened in these views by the conclusions arrived at by M. Falsan—the eminent French glacialist.
The glacialist who can look back over the last twenty-five years of wordy conflict has every reason to be jubilant and hopeful.