Definitions

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  • n. A person who is skilled in, professes or practices dermatology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who discourses on the skin and its diseases; one versed in dermatology.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who is versed in dermatology.

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

  • n. a doctor who specializes in the physiology and pathology of the skin

Etymologies

dermatology +‎ -ist. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Upon first hearing the term dermatologist, the words skin doctor come to mind.

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  • Upon first hearing the term dermatologist, skin doctor comes to mind.

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  • Where my dermatologist is an upbeat, everything is going to be fine kind of guy, Dr Plastics is an empathetic, caring, almost rabbinical kind of guy who really understands how women feel about their faces.

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  • Hmmmm, maybe I could sell my image on eBay somehow, make a fortune and BUY the frickin 'dermatologist's practice and schedule my own damn appointment.

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  • I'm going to make an appointment with a plastic surgeon to discuss scar revision -- I think my dermatologist is incredibly skilled at what he does and I'm happy, of course, that he removed all the cancer, but I wish he'd been a little more forthcoming about what to expect along the way.

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  • So she called the dermatologist and made an appointment.

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  • Dr. Arnie Klein, they call the dermatologist to the stars, easily the best-known dermatologist in southern California, maybe elsewhere, too.

    CNN Transcript Jul 11, 2009

  • He's Michael Jackson's long-term dermatologist, friend, and he's professor of medicine and dermatology at UCLA.

    CNN Transcript Jul 11, 2009

  • He's Michael Jackson's long-term dermatologist, friend and he's a professor of medicine and dermatology at UCLA.

    CNN Transcript Jul 8, 2009

  • If a strange rash breaks out, we call a dermatologist, not a radiologist and if we're about to be put under for surgery, we want an anesthesiologist.

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