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Definition of Scientist


  1. One learned in science; a scientific investigator; one devoted to scientific study; a savant.

Scientist Quotations

Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.
Albert Einstein

The scientist is motivated primarily by curiosity and a desire for truth.
Irving Langmuir

What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man looking through a keyhole, the keyhole of nature, trying to know what's going on.
Jacques Yves Cousteau

A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.
Marie Curie

A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering.
Freeman Dyson
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Scientist Translations

scientist in Dutch is wetenschapper, geleerde
scientist in German is Wissenschaftler
scientist in Italian is scienziato
scientist in Portuguese is cientista
scientist in Swedish is forskare, vetenskapsman

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