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rocket scientist

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrocket scientistˈrocket ˌscientist noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 it doesn’t take a rocket scientist (to do something)2 someone who is extremely clever3 a scientist whose work is related to rockets
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rocket scientistWell, Andrew Dequasie was a rocket scientist of a sort.
From Longman Business Dictionaryrocket scientistˈrocket ˌscientist noun [countable] informal FINANCEsomeone employed by a financial institution who uses advanced mathematics to calculate what investments to make, to design new financial products etc
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