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veterinarian

noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌve-tə-rə-ˈner-ē-ən, ˌve-trə-, ˌve-tə-ˈner-\

: a person who is trained to give medical care and treatment to animals : an animal doctor

Full Definition of VETERINARIAN

:  a person qualified and authorized to practice veterinary medicine
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First Known Use of VETERINARIAN

1646
VETERINARIAN Defined for Kids

veterinarian

noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌve-tə-rə-ˈner-ē-ən\

Definition of VETERINARIAN for Kids

:  a doctor who gives medical treatment to animals
Medical Dictionary

veterinarian

noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌvet-ə-rən-ˈer-ē-ən, ˌve-trən-, ˌvet-ən-\

Medical Definition of VETERINARIAN

:  a person qualified and authorized to practice veterinary medicine

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