Definition of locum
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The company seeks to solve the locum tenans inefficiencies in medical staffing.
Currently, the only way to find a physician for these additional turns is through a locum agency.
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Definition of locum for English Language Learners
: someone (such as a priest or doctor) who does the work of another person who is away for a short time
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