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biologist

 [bi-ol´o-jist]
a specialist in biology.

bi·ol·o·gist

(bī-ol'ō-jist),
A specialist or expert in biology.

biologist

[bī·ol′əjist]
Etymology: Gk, bios, life, logos, science
a person who studies life sciences.

biologist

A broad term for a person trained in biology; one who studies biological phenomena.

bi·ol·o·gist

(bī-ol'ŏ-jist)
A specialist or expert in biology.

biologist

a specialist in biology.
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Biologist Powell thinks that, while it is unlikely that migratory birds will face mass extinction, their declining numbers still translate into an international tragedy.
The standard for critical habitat, according to Phil Detrich, a wildlife biologist with the Fish and Wildlife Service, is no adverse modifications by federal actions.
Time for action: A decade ago, biologists took an unusual step to help the vanishing panthers.
Dale McCullough, a wildlife biologist at the University of California at Berkeley, says that, in the Pacific Northwest, biologists "were forced to plan at a time when all the old-growth was essentially gone.
A species that survives only in captivity is actually extinct," explains Petra Kaczensky, a biologist at the Salzburg Zoo in Austria who is working on one of the takhi reintroduction programs.
It's "a really creative idea" to use bird behavior, says evolutionary biologist Joel G.

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