- a person who studies geological phenomena involving the action of ice, especially of glaciers.
Origin of glacialist
Also called glacial geologist.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for glacialist
The glacialist who can look back over the last twenty-five years of wordy conflict has every reason to be jubilant and hopeful.
I am strengthened in these views by the conclusions arrived at by M. Falsan—the eminent French glacialist.