nursing

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noun nurs·ing \ˈnər-siŋ\

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.

Circa 1533

First Known Use of nursing

circa 1533


NURSING Defined for English Language Learners

nursing

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noun nurs·ing \ˈnər-siŋ\

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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