nonpsychiatrist

noun
non·​psy·​chi·​a·​trist | \ ˌnän-sə-ˈkī-ə-trist How to pronounce nonpsychiatrist (audio) , -sī- \
plural nonpsychiatrists

Definition of nonpsychiatrist

: a person and especially a physician who is not a psychiatrist the tendency of nonpsychiatrists to misdiagnose mental illnesses often used before another noun nonpsychiatrist physicians

First Known Use of nonpsychiatrist

1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonpsychiatrist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonpsychiatrist. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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More Definitions for nonpsychiatrist

nonpsychiatrist

adjective
non·​psy·​chi·​a·​trist | \ -sə-ˈkī-ə-trəst, -sī- How to pronounce nonpsychiatrist (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonpsychiatrist

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: not specializing in psychiatry nonpsychiatrist physicians

nonpsychiatrist

noun

Medical Definition of nonpsychiatrist (Entry 2 of 2)

: a physician who does not specialize in psychiatry

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