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general practitioner

noun

Simple Definition of general practitioner

  • : a person (especially a doctor) whose work is not limited to a special area : a person who is not a specialist

Full Definition of general practitioner

  1. :  a physician or veterinarian whose practice is not limited to a specialty; broadly :  generalist

Examples of general practitioner

  1. Our family doctor is a general practitioner.



1810

First Known Use of general practitioner

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Rhymes with general practitioner


Medical Dictionary

general practitioner

noun

Medical Definition of general practitioner

  1. :  a physician or veterinarian whose practice is not limited to a specialty




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