veterinarian

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noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌve-tə-rə-ˈner-ē-ən, ˌve-trə-, ˌve-tə-ˈner-\

Definition of veterinarian

  1. :  a person qualified and authorized to practice veterinary medicine

1646

First Known Use of veterinarian

1646


VETERINARIAN Defined for English Language Learners

veterinarian

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noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌve-tə-rə-ˈner-ē-ən, ˌve-trə-, ˌve-tə-ˈner-\

Definition of veterinarian for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is trained to give medical care and treatment to animals : an animal doctor


VETERINARIAN Defined for Kids

veterinarian

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noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌve-tə-rə-ˈner-ē-ən\

Definition of veterinarian for Students

  1. :  a doctor who gives medical treatment to animals


Medical Dictionary

veterinarian

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noun vet·er·i·nar·i·an \ˌvet-ə-rən-ˈer-ē-ən, ˌve-trən-, ˌvet-ən-\

Medical Definition of veterinarian

  1. :  a person qualified and authorized to practice veterinary medicine



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