nursing

noun

Definition of nursing

  1. 1 :  the profession of a nurse <schools of nursing>

  2. 2 :  the duties of a nurse <proper nursing is difficult work>

Examples of nursing in a sentence

  1. She has been employed in nursing for several years now.

1860

First Known Use of nursing

1860


NURSING Defined for English Language Learners

nursing

noun

Definition of nursing for English Language Learners

  • : the job of taking care of people who are sick, injured, or old


Medical Dictionary

nursing

noun nurs·ing

Medical Definition of nursing

  1. 1:  the profession of a nurse <schools of nursing>

  2. 2:  the duties of a nurse <proper nursing is difficult work>




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