pathologist etymology

English word pathologist comes from English -ist, English pathology

Detailed word origin of pathologist

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ist English (eng) Added to words to form nouns denoting:. A person who holds bigoted, partial views.. A person who uses a technological device of some kind. ;a person with a particular creative or academic role. ;one who has a certain political tendency. ;one who owns or manages something. ;one who subscribes to a particular theological doctrine or religious denomination;.
pathology English (eng) (clinical, _, medicine) The medical specialty that provides microscopy and other laboratory services (e.g., cytology, histology) to clinicians.. (medicine) The branch of medicine concerned with the study of the nature of disease and its causes, processes, development, and consequences.. Pathosis: any deviation from a healthy or normal structure or function; abnormality; illness or malformation.
pathologist English (eng) An expert in pathology; a specialist who examines samples of body tissues for diagnostic or forensic purpose.

Words with the same origin as pathologist

Descendants of -ist
activist archaeologist biologist ist journalist novelist pharmacist physicist receptionist sexist socialist stylist
Descendants of pathology
pathological