private practice

noun

Definition of private practice

: a professional business (such as that of a lawyer or doctor) that is not controlled or paid for by the government or a larger company (such as a hospital) After years as attorney general, he returned to private practice.

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“Private practice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/private%20practice. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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private practice

noun

Medical Definition of private practice

1 : practice of a profession (as medicine) independently and not as an employee
2 : the patients depending on and using the services of a physician in private practice

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