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Definition of doc

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: doctor

Definition of doc (Entry 2 of 2)


Synonyms & Antonyms for doc

Synonyms: Noun

Antonyms: Noun

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Examples of doc in a Sentence

Noun Am I going to be OK, doc? currently completing a residency as an emergency room doc
Recent Examples on the Web: Noun In the two-part doc, Judd and his crew masterfully share legendary comedian George Carlin’s story. Scott King, Forbes, 17 May 2022 Yet Kids in the Hall: Comedy Punks, the doc that accompanies the new sketch series, gives you a sense of how unlikely their return to TV, much less return to form, was in the face of the group’s long, storied and extremely mercurial history. David Fear, Rolling Stone, 14 May 2022 The ani-doc produced by Amka Films Productions and Nadasdy Film is expected in fall 2022. Trinidad Barleycorn, Variety, 16 Apr. 2022 The goal, says Parenti, who edited some 80 hours of footage into the 64 minute doc, was to develop a narrative that would offer a fly-on-the-wall take of the situation there. Lise Pedersen, Variety, 1 Apr. 2022 Those in the 65 to 70 age-bracket were most likely (53%) to have had a mental health discussion with their primary care doc, while those in their 80s reported far fewer (34%) of these conversations. Forbes, 26 Mar. 2022 Check out these and other random, bonkers stories crammed into this five-minute doc above. Lester Fabian Brathwaite,, 20 Dec. 2021 The director is also working on another case with Collingsworth about the controversial extraction of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as well as a doc with the children of ISIS fighters. Lise Pedersen, Variety, 22 Mar. 2022 Family members had the option of sharing pictures of their vaccine cards with the whole group or sending them directly to Fowler, who kept track of everything on a Google doc studded with syringe emojis. Karen Kaplan Science And Medicine Editor, Los Angeles Times, 23 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of doc


1740, in the meaning defined above

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“Doc.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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\ ˈdäk How to pronounce doc (audio) \

Medical Definition of doc

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: doctor used chiefly as a familiar term of address



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