The definition of a naturalist is a person who believes the world can be understood in terms of science, or is a person who studies natural sciences.noun
A scientist who studies ecosystems and the interactions between animals to help deepen the understanding of human connections and relationships is an example of a naturalist.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- a person who studies nature, esp. by direct observation of animals and plants
- a person who believes in or practices naturalism in any form
Origin: Fr naturaliste
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- One versed in natural history, especially in zoology or botany.
- One who believes in and follows the tenets of naturalism.
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