PCP

noun
\ ˌpē-(ˌ)sē-ˈpē How to pronounce PCP (audio) \

Definition of PCP

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Definition of PCP (Entry 2 of 2)

1 Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
2 primary care physician; primary care provider

First Known Use of PCP

Noun

1968, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for PCP

Noun

phenyl + cycl- + piperidine

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“PCP.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/PCP. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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PCP

noun
\ ˌpē-ˌsē-ˈpē How to pronounce PCP (audio) \

Medical Definition of PCP

 (Entry 1 of 2)

3 : a health-care professional and especially a physician who is authorized (as by an HMO) to provide primary care

Medical Definition of PCP (Entry 2 of 2)

Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia

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