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(Greek > Latin: a suffix; one who believes in; one who is engaged in; someone who does something)

nanotribologist (s) (noun), nanotribologists (pl)
One who specialtizes in the study and applications of friction phenomenon at the nanometer scale (one billionth of a meter or 10-9).
nasologist
nationalist (s) (noun), nationalists (pl)
1. A follower or upholder of the love for a country; loyalist: Jim's neighbour seemed to be a nationalist who promoted the country's interests and totally excluded any interests of other nations.
2. An individual who supports the political independence of a certain people or country; totalitarian; extreme right-winger: Tim's uncle seemed to be a nationalist who definitely wanted to have a separate and very strong Scotland.
naturalist (s) (noun), naturalists (pl)
1. An individual who practises or supports realism: In the story that Susan was reading, the protagonist was both a painter and a naturalist who depicted the truth in his paintings.
2. A student of the history of nature; wildlife expert: Mr. Smith, Jack's biology teacher, was a naturalist and showed his students many aspects of what nature could provide.
nautumephilist (s) (noun), nautumephilists (pl)
A collector of naval uniforms.
necrolatrist
A worshiper of the dead.
necrologist
1. A student of, or a specialist in, necrology (an obituary notice).
2. A writer of obituaries.
negationist (s) (noun), negationists (pl)
Someone who states that something is not true or false: Elisabeth was a negationist who denied calling her husband a cheater when he took money from their bank deposit to buy some pants and shirts for himself.
negativist (s) (noun), negativists (pl)
A person who declares that something is not true even when it is: George was a negativist who would not agree that the weather was going to be stormy despite the predictions presented by all of the TV reporters.
nematologist
nemophilist (s) (noun), neophilists (pl)
A person who has a special love of groves of trees: Rupert is a confirmed nemophilist and has purchased a farm with a section of birch trees on it so he can wander peacefully among them.
Someone who is fond of iving in forests.
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neoclassicist (s) (noun), neoclassicists (pl)
Someone who works with art, music, and literature to revive or to renew their classical principles or presentations.
neogamist
Someone who is newly, or recently, married.
neologist
1. A lexicographer of new words and expressions or a person who coins or makes up new words.
2. Someone who invents or employs new words.
3. Anyone who introduces, or uses new words, or new senses of existing words.
4. A person who adopts new views, or new doctrines; especially, a new interpretation of sacred writings or views of theology.
5. In psychiatry, someone who produces a new word, often consisting of a combination of other words, that is understood only by the speaker.

This occurs most often in the speech of schizophrenics.

neonatologist
A physician specializing in neonatology.