family physician

noun

Definition of family physician

  1. :  a doctor specializing in family practice —called also family doctor

1796

First Known Use of family physician

1796


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family physician

noun

Medical Definition of family physician

  1. 1:  family doctor 1

  2. 2:  a doctor specializing in family practice

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