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attending

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adjective at·tend·ing \ə-ˈten-diŋ\

Simple Definition of attending

  • : serving as a doctor on the staff of a hospital who regularly visits and treats patients and is in charge of other staff members

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of attending

  1. :  serving as a physician on the staff of a teaching hospital <an attending surgeon>

Examples of attending in a sentence

  1. <a surprise arrest of the operator of an illegal gambling joint and all attending employees>

  2. <dislikes flying and all of its attending inconveniences>



Circa 1923

First Known Use of attending

circa 1923


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attending

noun at·tend·ing

Definition of attending

  1. :  an attending physician or surgeon



1951

First Known Use of attending

1951



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