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practitioner

noun
     
Related topics: Occupations
prac‧ti‧tion‧er W3 [countable]
1BO someone who works as a doctor or a lawyer
a practitioner of alternative medicine
general practitioner
2 someone who regularly does a particular activity:
one of golf's most experienced practitioners
practitioner of
a practitioner of Taoist philosophy

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