doctor

  1. a licensed medical practitioner
  2. a leading theologian in the history of the Roman Catholic Church
  3. a person who holds Ph.D. degree from an academic institution

doctor

People learned to be doctors (medici) in either army hospitals or medical schools. There was no formal training, but apprentices learnt by watching doctors already in practice. Most were men. Physicians and surgeons were sometimes slaves, but more often were foreigners (most often, Greeks) or freedmen. In 46 BC Julius Caesar gave Roman citizenship …...

doctor

Latin, meaning: teacher.
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Doctor

(Latin) teacher.
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doctor

[n] - a leading theologian in the history of the Roman Catholic Church 2. [n] - a person who holds Ph.D. degree from an academic institution 3. [n] - a licensed medical practitioner 4. [n] - children take the roles of doctor or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the doctor`s office 5. [v] - give medical treatment to
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Doctor

Instructor.
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Doctor

Doctor: In a medical context, any medical professional with an MD, a PhD, or any other doctoral degree. The term doctor is quite nonspecific. A doctor may, for example, be a physician, psychologist, biomedical scientist, dentist, or veterinarian. In a nonmedical context, a professor of history might be addressed as doctor, an eminent theologian mig...
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Doctor

Doc'tor noun [ Old French doctur , Latin doctor , teacher, from docere to teach. See Docile .] 1. A teacher; one skilled in a profession, or branch of knowledge; a learned man. [ Obsolete] « One of the doctors of Italy, Nicholas Macciavel.» ...
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Doctor

Doc'tor transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Doctored ; present participle & verbal noun Doctoring .] 1. To treat as a physician does; to apply remedies to; to repair; as, to doctor a sick man or a broken cart. [ C...
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Doctor

Doc'tor intransitive verb To practice physic. [ Colloq.]
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doctor

1. A teacher; one skilled in a profession, or branch of knowledge learned man. 'One of the doctors of Italy, Nicholas Macciavel.' (Bacon) ... 2. An academical title, originally meaning a men so well versed in his department as to be qualified to teach it. Hence: One who has taken the highest degree conferred by a university or college, or has recei...
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doctor

noun children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician`s office; `the children explored each other`s bodies by playing the game of doctor`
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doctor

doc noun a licensed medical practitioner; `I felt so bad I went to see my doctor`
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doctor

verb give medical treatment to
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doctor

doctor up verb alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive; `Sophisticate rose water with geraniol`
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doctor

(dok´tәr) a holder of a diploma of the highest degree from a university, qualified as a specialist in a particular field of knowledge. a practitioner of the healing arts, as one graduated from a college of medicine, osteopathy, chiropractic, optometry, podiatry, dentistry, or veterinary medicine, and...
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Doctor

• (v. t.) To confer a doctorate upon; to make a doctor. • (v. i.) To practice physic. • (v. t.) To treat as a physician does; to apply remedies to; to repair; as, to doctor a sick man or a broken cart. • (n.) A teacher; one skilled in a profession, or branch of knowledge learned man. • (n.) An academical title, originally m...
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doctor

(from the article `degree`) ...held by his masters. The holder of the bachelor`s degree had thus completed the first stage of academic life and was enabled to proceed with a ...
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doctor

(from the article `bioethics`) The issues studied in bioethics can be grouped into several categories. One category concerns the relationship between doctor and patient, including ... Problems with drug interactions can occur when a patient is being treated by different physicians, and one physician is not aware of the drug(s) that ... ...
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Doctor

Doctor is a English boy name. The meaning of the name is `7th Son of the 7th Son` Dock,Doctor Doctor doesn`t appear In 2007`s top-1000 name list.The last time Doctor appeared In the top-1000 was 108 years ago, In 1900. It ranked #982 In that year. . 1890 was a `top year` for the name Doctor. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year i...
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Doctor

Doctor is slang for to tamper with and arrange for one's own purposes; to falsify; to adulterate.
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Doctor

[children`s game] = December 21 = == Horse metaphors == Was the person who said `never look a gift horse in the mouth` familiar with the concept of a Trojan horse? NeonMerlin 04:00, 21 December 2008 (UTC) == German and Russian assistance == In editing Autonomous Agrarian Union, I encountered that I seem to have misunderstood some of the gra...
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doctor

Type: Term Pronunciation: dok′tŏr Definitions: 1. A title conferred by a university on one who has followed a prescribed course of study, or given as a title of distinction; as doctor of medicine, laws, philosophy, etc. 2. A physician, especially one on whom has been conferred the degree of M.D. by a university or medical school. &...
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Doctor

Doctor is slang for to tamper with and arrange for one's own purposes; to falsify; to adulterate.
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Doctor

Doctor is a term literally signifying teacher. In the middle ages, from the twelfth century, it came into use as a title of honour for men of great learning, such as Thomas Aquinas (Doctor Angelicus), Duns Scotus (Doctor Subtilis), etc. It was first made an academical title by the University of Bologna, and emperors and popes soon afterwards assume...
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