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practitioner

noun

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one who brings an art or science to full realization
  • a French doctor who was once the most famous practitioner of natural childbirth

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The first known use of practitioner was in 1535

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“Practitioner.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/practitioner. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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