Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who is versed in malacology; a student of mollusks.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One versed in the science of malacology.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who studies molluscs, who specializes in malacology.

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

  • noun a zoologist specializing in the study of mollusks

Etymologies

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From malacology +‎ -ist

Examples

  • Of course, not every malacologist is expected to go to the AMS meetings.

    Where are all the malacologists?

  • Of course, not every malacologist is expected to go to the AMS meetings.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Earlier today, while looking up some papers in The Nautilus from 1971, I chanced upon a short article by the late malacologist Dee Dundee titled United States research trends in malacology (85: 67-69; pdf of vol 85).

    Where are all the malacologists?

  • Our joint effort, titled Charles Darwin the malacologist, recently got published in the July issue of Mollusc World.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • Earlier today, while looking up some papers in The Nautilus from 1971, I chanced upon a short article by the late malacologist Dee Dundee titled United States research trends in malacology (85: 67-69; pdf of vol 85).

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Paul Callomon (Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia): How he and a team of volunteers transported the large collection of the late Japanese malacologist Hideo Katori from Japan to the Academy of Natural Sciences.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • Call yourself a malacologist and you can't name a slug horror film.

    Where are all the malacologists?

  • Among the 35 attendees there was one malacologist from Russia and another one from India, making this the first "international" MAM meeting.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • Yesterday I asked about this to the malacologist Carl Christensen of Hawaii.

    Kahuli

  • Among the 35 attendees there was one malacologist from Russia and another one from India, making this the first "international" MAM meeting.

    Bootleg transactions of the 11th MAM meeting

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  • ... a student of mollusks.

    May 21, 2010

  • *was not aware that mollusque is a teacher*

    May 21, 2010