graduate nurse

noun

Medical Definition of graduate nurse

: a person who has completed the regular course of study and practical hospital training in nursing school abbreviation GN

called also trained nurse

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“Graduate nurse.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/graduate%20nurse. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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