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locum tenens

noun

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a person or thing that takes the place of another
  • I'm just a locum tenens, so any major decisions should be deferred until your regular doctor returns from vacation

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The first known use of locum tenens was in 1640

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“Locum tenens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/locum%20tenens. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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