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Definition of the noun naturalist

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noun - plural: naturalists

  1. an advocate of the doctrine that the world can be understood in scientific terms
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic word: philosopher = a specialist in philosophy
  2. a biologist knowledgeable about natural history (especially botany and zoology)


Who is Naturalist?

Naturalist a.k.a. Uwe Schmidt, also known as Atom™, Atom Heart, or Señor Coconut, is a German composer, musician and producer of electronic music. He is often regarded as the father of electrolatino, electrogospel, and aciton music.


"Naturalist" is an autobiography by naturalist, entomologist, and sociobiologist Edward O. Wilson first published in 1994 by Island Press. In it he writes on his childhood and the beginnings of his interest in biology, on his work in entomology and myrmecology, on his work with biogeography, and on several of his writings including on his controversial work Sociobiology: The New Synthesis, as well as several other subjects. It was awarded the 1995 Los Angeles Times book prize for Science and Technology publication.

  • author: E. O. Wilson
  • genre: Autobiography
  • subject: Biology
  • released in (21 years ago)
  • award: - National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography/Autobiography nomination for E. O. Wilson


"Naturalist" is a musical album of Uwe Schmidt.

  • released on (16 years ago)


Naturalist: Naturalista es la denominación con la que se conoció a los investigadores que realizaron estudios sobre ciencias naturales o historia natural desde el siglo XVII al siglo XIX; aunque el interés por la descripción de la naturaleza y su estudio, se estima que se remonta a la Grecia clásica.

Phrases with Naturalist

  1. Religious Naturalist
  2. Spiritual Naturalist

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Google previewReason and Goodness (2014)

by Brand Blanshard

The naturalist is the person who thinks that ethical characters such as good and right reduce without remainder to the sort of observable characters dealt with in physical or psychological science, for example that 'good' means actually desired ...

Google previewTidings from Nature (1884)

Published for the Advancement of Science, and the Student and Observer of Natural History. V. 1-2, No. 7: Aug. 1884-April 1886

The December Naturalist is a remarkably fine number, containing I10 pages and eight, fullpage plates and numerous other illustrations. The principal contents are : “Rock Inscriptions in Brazil,” “The Amblypoda,” by E. D. Cope, “The Relation of ...

Google previewPhilosophical Essays (1965)

by O. K. Bouwsma

Well, a naturalist is a man with ...

Google previewAdvances in Animal Welfare Science 1986/87 (2012)

by M.W. Fox, Linda Mickley

"A hunting naturalist is a contradictory creature,” they argue.

Google previewEncyclopedia of British Poetry (2015)

by Robert R. Watson

Work Author: Seamus Heaney Death ofa Naturalist is the first published book of poems by the Northern Irish poet Seamus Heaney, and despite occasional evidence of apprenticeship, many ofits poems exhibit the development ofthat ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Ornamental Trees, Shrubs, and Plants, Most Commonly Cultivated in the Plantations, Gardens, and Stoves, of Great-Britain, Etc (1790)

by Charles BRYANT (Naturalist)

Charles BRYANT (Naturalist). ' Standard of the corolla large, egg-shaped, with the sides reflexed. ' . ' Wings oblong, enlarged by an appendage,.andctare mostly as long as the standard. ss_ Keel oblong, straight, cornpressed, gibbous' ...

Google previewHelm Dictionary of Scientific Bird Names (2010)

by James A. Jobling

Dutch naturalist and collector in the East Indies (Picus, Rhipidura). defensorum L. defensorum of the defenders (defensor defender, protector). deficiens L. deficiens wanting, failing (deficere to abandon). Defilippia (syn. Hemiparra) ...

Google previewGaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (2012)

A Collection of Approximately 27,000 Quotations Pertaining to Archaeology, Architecture, Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Cosmology, Darwinism, Engineering, Geology, Mathematics, Medicine, Nature, Nursing, Paleontology, Philosophy, Physics, Probability, Science, Statistics, Technology, Theory, Universe, and Zoology by Carl C. Gaither, Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither

Himstedt, Franz German physicist 1852–1933 The naturalist of today is not pessimistic. If at first we are allowed to lift only a little corner of the veil with which nature has so carefully concealed the secret we pursue, we will not relinquish hope .

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Fiction (2010)

The naturalist fiction produced by American writers has defied easy generalizations or definitions. Critics have largely regarded naturalism as a deterministic descendant of the realist movement, as defined and practiced by Mark Twain, William ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Genealogy to Iqbal (1998)

by Edward Craig

Naturalist views are generally distinguished from anti-naturalist accounts, in which the sources of meaning and value for human beings are externally given, whether in Platonic forms, transcendental arguments about the nature of knowledge ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

Darwin, English naturalist, 1809–1882], related to the theory of evolution and other theories of Charles Darwin. darwinian ear /därwin′′ē·ən/ [Charles R. Darwin, English ...

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Small photo of BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 18, 2017: Alexander Humboldt memorial he was Prussian polymath, geographer, naturalist, explorer and the second man who discovered Cuba in December 1800Small photo of POLAND - CIRCA 1979: a stamp printed in Poland shows Wojciech Jastrzebowski, was a Polish Scientist, Naturalist and Inventor, International Ergonomics Society Congress, circa 1979Small photo of SANTA CRUZ, ECUADOR-APRIL 23: Bust of Charles Darwin at Galapagos National Park Headquarters on Santa Cruz Island on April 23,2015 in Galapagos, Ecuador. Darwin was an English naturalist and geologistSmall photo of SANTA CRUZ, ECUADOR-APRIL 23: Bust of Charles Darwin at Galapagos National Park Headquarters on Santa Cruz Island on April 23,2015 in Galapagos, Ecuador. Darwin was an English naturalist and geologistSmall photo of Camouflaged naturalist photographerSmall photo of SANTA CRUZ, ECUADOR -APRIL 23: Portrait of Charles Darwin at Galapagos Park Headquarters on Santa Cruz Island on April 23, 2015 in Galapagos, Ecuador. Darwin was an English naturalist and geologist.Small photo of Aerial view of Porosis Creek and Naturalist Island, Prince Frederick Harbour, Kimberley coast, Australia More...

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Naturalist Meaning

Video shows what naturalist means. A person committed to studying nature or natural history.. A person who believes in or advocates the tenets of philosophical ...

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One can start from the perspective of a religious naturalist or from the perspective of the world religions and arrive at the same place: a moral imperative that this Earth and its creatures be respected and cherished. (Ursula Goodenough)
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