licensed practical nurse noun
: a nurse who has completed a basic level of training and is licensed to provide routine care to sick people
: a person who has undergone training and obtained a license (as from a state) conferring authorization to provide routine care for the sick
First Known Use of LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
licensed practical nurse noun (Medical Dictionary)
: a person who has undergone training and obtained a license (as from a state) to provide routine care for the sick—called also LPN
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