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adj at·tend·ing \ə-ˈtend-iŋ\

Definition of ATTENDING

:  serving as a physician or surgeon on the staff of a hospital, regularly visiting and treating patients, and often supervising students, fellows, and the house staff <the final responsibility for adequate records rests upon the shoulders of the attending staff—Journal of the American Medical Association>
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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