pharmacologist etymology

English word pharmacologist comes from English -ist, English pharmacology

Detailed word origin of pharmacologist

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;.
pharmacology English (eng) (medicine) The properties and reactions of drugs especially with relation to their therapeutic value.. (medicine) The science of drugs including their origin, composition, pharmacokinetics, therapeutic use, and toxicology.
pharmacologist English (eng) (pharmacology) A student of pharmacology; one versed in the science of pharmacology.

Words with the same origin as pharmacologist

Descendants of -ist
activist anthropologist archaeologist arsonist biologist celibacy geologist guitarist ist journalist nationalist novelist pathologist pharmacist physicist psychiatrist psychologist rapist receptionist sexist socialist stylist tourist violinist vocalist
Descendants of pharmacology
pharmacological psychopharmacologic