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candy striper

noun

: a usually female teenage volunteer who works at a hospital

Full Definition of CANDY STRIPER

:  a teenage volunteer worker at a hospital

Origin of CANDY STRIPER

from the striped uniform worn suggesting the stripes on some sticks of candy
First Known Use: 1963

Rhymes with CANDY STRIPER

candy striper

noun can·dy strip·er \ˈkan-dē-ˌstrī-pər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CANDY STRIPER

:  a volunteer nurse's aide

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