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- n. One who studies mammalogy
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One versed in mammalogy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A student of the Mammalia; one who is versed in the science of mammalogy; a therologist. Also mastologist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one skilled in the study of mammals
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He does bear some resemblance to my old University of Florida professor J.F. Eisenberg, who was probably the world's leading carnivore mammalogist.
It is a true rat, the same kind you find in the city sewers, says Dr Kristofer Helgen, a mammalogist based at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History who accompanied the BBC expedition team . . .
In an online news overview of Australian mammalogist Colin Groves, there is brief mention of a project he has been working on, which may require the differentiation of new species:
Louise Emmons is a highly distinguished, experienced mammalogist who has worked on bats, tree shrews, cats big and small, and rodents, and is also the foremost expert on the mammals of the Neotropical rainforests (she wrote the only field guide to Neotropical rainforest mammals: Emmons 1999a).
As a mammalogist, road kill is a laboratory specimen and this is a teaching moment.
Eminent mammalogist Dr. Valerius Geist was charged with investigating the incident.
Problems are greater for other species, as Tim Flannery, a well-known Australian mammalogist and conservationist, makes clear in The Weather Makers.
Being a devoted mammalogist, Mia vastly enjoyed making love to the most fearsome mammal in the known universe, thrilling to the feel of his savage power inside her.
Tammy was probably asking herself that very question, sitting in orbital detention light years from Eugene, while Derek drank warm tangy saki with a semi-nude mammalogist curled in his lap.
Being a mammalogist, she knew all about SuperCats, another flashy toy Greenies would never have made themselves.