pediatrician

noun pe·di·a·tri·cian \ ˌpē-dē-ə-ˈtri-shən \
variants: or less commonly pediatrist play \ˌpē-dē-ˈa-trist, pē-ˈdī-ə-\
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of pediatrician

:a specialist in pediatrics

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First Known Use of pediatrician

1903


PEDIATRICIAN Defined for English Language Learners

pediatrician

noun

Definition of pediatrician for English Language Learners

  • : a doctor who treats babies and children


PEDIATRICIAN Defined for Kids

pediatrician

noun pe·di·a·tri·cian \ ˌpē-dē-ə-ˈtri-shən \

Definition of pediatrician for Students

:a doctor who specializes in the care of babies and children

Medical Dictionary

pediatrician

noun pe·di·a·tri·cian
variants: or chiefly British paediatrician play \ˌpēd-ē-ə-ˈtrish-ən\

medical Definition of pediatrician

:a specialist in pediatrics called also pediatrist


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