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English word specialist comes from French spécialiste (Specialist.).

Specialist etymology ?

Specialist detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
spécialiste French (fra) Specialist.
specialist English (eng) (British) Specialised. (US, military) Any of several non-commissioned ranks corresponding to that of corporal.. (medicine) A physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery.. An organism that is specialized for a particular environment.. Someone who is an expert in, or devoted to, some specific branch of study or research.

Words with the same origin as specialist

Descendants of spécialiste
specialistic