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It is not at all easy to say what an ''expert'' is.  This is actually studied in EpistemOlogy under the general heading ''ExpertKnowledge''.  On one account, put very roughly, an expert is a person who is (or, perhaps, is widely recognized to be) a reliable (see ReliabilIsm) source of KnowledgeByTestimony for other people.