Researcher - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈriːsərtʃər|  American pronunciation of the word researcher
Brit.  |rɪˈsɜːtʃə|  British pronunciation of the word researcher

noun

- a scientist who devotes himself to doing research (syn: investigator)

Examples

She conducts research into the causes of Alzheimer's disease.

Recent research shows that the disease is caused in part by bad nutrition.

The study is an important piece of research.

He did a lot of research before buying his car.

He spent the summer researching his dissertation.

Before going out to eat, she researched area restaurants.

The reporter made hundreds of telephone calls while researching the story.

...a medical researcher too committed to his work to pause and jubilate even upon hearing that he had won the Nobel Prize...

The composition of the group that is studied depends on the interests of the researcher.

The researcher sets up experiments to test the hypothesis.

The researcher's job is to gather information about people.

...the medical researcher had fallen into great disesteem after having been caught faking her lab results...

She regarded the researcher's claims with skepticism.

The researcher tried to dress up the uninteresting data

Word forms

noun
singular: researcher
plural: researchers
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