physicist

[ fiz-uh-sist ]
/ ˈfɪz ə sɪst /

noun

a scientist who specializes in physics.

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Origin of physicist

First recorded in 1710–20; physic(s) + -ist
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physicist
/ (ˈfɪzɪsɪst) /

noun

a person versed in or studying physics
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