3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Investigator \In*ves"ti*ga'tor\, noun [L.: cf. F. investigateur.] One who searches diligently into a subject.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Researcher \Re*search"er\ (-[~e]r), noun One who conducts research. In the field of scientific research, also called an {investigator} or {scientist}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: a scientist who devotes himself to doing research [syn: {research worker}, {researcher}, {investigator}]

2: someone who investigates

3: a police officer who investigates crimes [syn: {detective}, {investigator}, {tec}, {police detective}]

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