group practice

noun

: medicine practiced by a group of associated physicians or dentists (such as specialists in different fields) working as partners or as partners and employees

Examples of group practice in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of group practice was in 1916

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“Group practice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/group%20practice. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

Medical Definition

group practice

noun
: medicine practiced by a group of associated physicians or dentists (as specialists in different fields) working as partners or as partners and employees

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