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1. physicist

noun. ['ˈfɪzɪsɪst'] a scientist trained in physics.

Synonyms

  • scientist
  • uranologist
  • Charles Hard Townes
  • Townes
  • biophysicist
  • Charles Townes
  • acoustician
  • nuclear physicist
  • stargazer

Etymology

  • -ist (English)
  • physics (English)
  • φυσικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word physicist


1. Noun, singular or mass
Max Planck was a German physicist who lived from 1858-1947.

Quotes containing the word physicist


1. If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.
- Albert Einstein

2. ...I am not, however, militant in my atheism. The great English theoretical physicist Paul Dirac is a militant atheist. I suppose he is interested in arguing about the existence of God. I am not. It was once quipped that there is no God and Dirac is his prophet.
- Linus Pauling

3. That's just how time travel looks like to the untrained eye. The reason why there aren't more travelers is that your average physicist refuses to be eaten by a giraffe in the name of science.
- Bradley Sands, It Came from Below the Belt

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