What does the word ornithologist mean?

Usage examples for ornithologist

  1. A stupendous work, the greatest of its genre, by the nation's outstanding ornithologist, who has been fifty years making it. – Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest by J. Frank Dobie
  2. Yet Wilson, the great ornithologist of America, argues, not without some heat, yet with considerable force, that such a belief is erroneous. – The Romance of Natural History, Second Series by Philip Henry Gosse
  3. Let an ornithologist poet lament the change:- By Brooklands hill but since a year Untrod the meadows lay, Unspanned through musk and meadowsweet Ran olive- bright the Wey. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker