Science / Marine Biology / Specialist: A species with a very narrow range in habitat or food requirements. For example, the Marbled Murrelet nests in old-growth forests on thick branches high up in the forest canopy. Compare generalist.

Other Words for Specialist

Specialist Adjective Synonyms: expert, authority, professional, master, connoisseur, maestro, artiste, artist, adept

Specialist Block Purchase And Sale

Business / Finance / Specialist Block Purchase And Sale: On an exchange, the member firm that is designated as the market maker (or dealer for a listed common stock). Member of a stock exchange who maintains a 'fair and orderly market' in one or more securi MORE

Specialist Unit

Business / Finance / Specialist Unit: Market in a stock made solely by the specialist, as no public orders, and henceforth no depth, exist in the market. MORE

Specialists Book

Business / Finance / Specialists Book: A specialist who maintains a stable market by acting as a principal and agent for other brokers in one or many stocks. MORE

Specialist Market

Business / Finance / Specialist Market: Purchase of a large number of securities by a specialist for himself or to pass on to another floor trader or block buyer. MORE

Specialist’s Display Book

Business / Taxes / Specialist’s Display Book: A display book was traditionally a written chronological record of all limit, stop, and short sale orders that had been placed with a specialist for an individual security on behalf of specific client MORE

Specialists Short-Sale Ratio

Business / Finance / Specialists Short-Sale Ratio: Chronological record maintained by a specialist that includes the specialist's own inventory of securities, market orders to sell short, and limit orders and stop orders that other stock exchange memb MORE