Definition of naturalist
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Yet Corbett was also a naturalist, and India’s first national wildlife preserve is named for him.I did not spend my summer binge-watching TV. Here are the books I loved instead.|Michael Dirda|August 25, 2021|Washington Post
Yet explorers, naturalists and writers often dismissed such accounts, relegating them to myth along with tales about shape-shifting bears.Polar bears sometimes bludgeon walruses to death with stones or ice|Gloria Dickie|July 29, 2021|Science News
Guest curator Carlo Falciani suggests that these signify a move from imitare to ritrarre, or from naturalist depiction to portrayal.At the Met, beautiful paintings that won’t love you back|Philip Kennicott|June 24, 2021|Washington Post
The crew does a fantastic job of whipping up excitement about the national park and its surrounding waters, and they often have a guest naturalist or ranger on board to answer any questions.The Ultimate Channel Islands National Park Travel Guide|Shawnté Salabert|June 23, 2021|Outside Online
Snake tongues are so peculiar they have fascinated naturalists for centuries.
Archie Carr, The Windward Road: Adventures of a Naturalist On Remote Caribbean Shores—The title tells you a lot, but not enough.Book Bag: Overlooked Classic Books From the Sunshine State|Randy Wayne White|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His chronicle of his trip, The Naturalist on the River Amazons, became a bestseller when it was published in 1863.
Whenever I read Matthiessen the naturalist, I am reminded of a film clip I once saw of him trying to catch a snake in the wild.
Besides being an accomplished naturalist and novelist, Matthiessen was also a dedicated Buddhist.
Doug Peacock is a naturalist and author who lives in Montana.Incontrovertible Evidence Proves the First Americans Came From Asia|Doug Peacock|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Herr Beske is a naturalist, and resides here with his wife, who is almost as scientific as himself.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Mr. Bannaker was also a naturalist, and wrote a treatise on locusts.
As an example of this feeling among birds, Romanes quotes an interesting illustration from Edward, the naturalist.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
John Locke, an American physician and naturalist, died at Cincinnati, aged 64.
Peter Forskal died; a celebrated Swedish naturalist and oriental traveler.