Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that analyzes.
  • n. A practitioner of psychoanalysis.
  • n. A systems analyst.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. someone who analyzes
  • n. a mathematician who studies real analysis
  • n. a systems analyst
  • n. a practitioner of psychoanalysis
  • n. a financial analyst; a business analyst

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who analyzes; formerly, one skilled in algebraical geometry; now commonly, one skilled in chemical analysis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who analyzes or who is versed in analysis, in any application of that word.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a licensed practitioner of psychoanalysis
  • n. someone who is skilled at analyzing data
  • n. an expert who studies financial data (on credit or securities or sales or financial patterns etc.) and recommends appropriate business actions

Etymologies

From French analyste (Wiktionary)

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