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nurse–practitioner

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noun nurse–prac·ti·tion·er \-prak-ˈti-sh(ə-)nər\

Definition of nurse–practitioner

  1. :  a registered nurse who is qualified through advanced training to assume some of the duties and responsibilities formerly assumed only by a physician



1969

First Known Use of nurse–practitioner

1969

Rhymes with nurse–practitioner


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