\ ˈdäk How to pronounce doc (audio) \

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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 Disturbing dreams Vivid, disturbing dreams (what most people call nightmares) are closely linked to frequent nocturnal awakenings, the sleep docs say. Claire Gillespie,, "Why Can't You Sleep During Quarantine? Here's How Coronavirus Anxiety is Leading to Insomnia," 23 Apr. 2020 Following their collaboration on Sundance doc Rebuilding Paradise, National Geographic Documentary Films is teaming with director Ron Howard and producer Brian Grazer on a film about world-renowned chef and humanitarian José Andrés. Tatiana Siegel, The Hollywood Reporter, "Ron Howard Teams With Nat Geo on Doc About Chef José Andrés," 16 Apr. 2020 In this doc, Jakob Dylan interviews everyone from Ringo Starr to Eric Clapton about the period, and folds in a number of performances with contemporary musicians including Fiona Apple, Regina Spektor, and beck. Matt Bean, Sunset Magazine, "Sunset Cinemas: The Best Western-Themed Documentaries," 20 Mar. 2020 Meanwhile, Visible: Out on Television, a doc about LGBTQ people on TV, will hit on February 14 (Valentine’s Day, awwww… ) and the first five episodes of Steven Spielberg’s Amazing Stories will hit the service on March 6. Angela Watercutter, Wired, "A Captain Marvel Sequel Is in the Works," 23 Jan. 2020 Netflix also gave viewers a brief glimpse of the doc. Chevaz Clarke, CBS News, "Netflix reveals upcoming Michelle Obama documentary, "Becoming"," 27 Apr. 2020 Whoever’s writing these captions is the MVP of this doc. Kaitlin Reilly,, "Former Presidents Barack Obama & Bill Clinton Appeared As Versions Of Themselves In Michael Jordan Documentary," 20 Apr. 2020 Please watch this doc from Queens Hospital explain how to relieve respiratory symptoms. Claire Gillespie,, "J.K. Rowling Says This Breathing Technique Got Rid of Her COVID-19 Symptoms—but Not All Experts Think It Works," 10 Apr. 2020 Please watch this doc from Queens Hospital explain how to relieve respiratory symptoms. NBC News, "Graphic: Coronavirus deaths in the U.S., per day," 8 Apr. 2020

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1740, in the meaning defined above

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29 May 2020

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“Doc.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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\ ˈdäk How to pronounce doc (audio) \

Medical Definition of doc

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: doctor used chiefly as a familiar term of address

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