Medical Dictionary

barefoot doctor

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noun bare·foot doctor \ˌba(ə)r-ˌfu̇t-, ˌbe(ə)r-\

Medical Definition of barefoot doctor

  1. :  an auxiliary medical worker trained to provide health care in rural areas of China


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