locum-tenency

noun

lo·​cum-te·​nen·​cy ˌlō-kəm-ˈtē-nən-sē How to pronounce locum-tenency (audio) -ˈten-ən- How to pronounce locum-tenency (audio)
plural locum-tenencies
: the position or duties of a locum tenens

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“Locum-tenency.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/locum-tenency. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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