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nursing

noun

Simple Definition of nursing

  • : the job of taking care of people who are sick, injured, or old

Full Definition of nursing

  1. 1 :  the profession of a nurse <schools of nursing>

  2. 2 :  the duties of a nurse <proper nursing is difficult work>

Examples of nursing

  1. She has been employed in nursing for several years now.



1860

First Known Use of nursing

1860


Medical Dictionary

nursing

noun nurs·ing

Medical Definition of nursing

  1. 1:  the profession of a nurse <schools of nursing>

  2. 2:  the duties of a nurse <proper nursing is difficult work>






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