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doctor  


      n  
1    a person licensed to practise medicine  
2    a person who has been awarded a higher academic degree in any field of knowledge  
3      (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)   a person licensed to practise dentistry or veterinary medicine  
4    often cap     (Also called)    Doctor of the Church   a title given to any of several of the leading Fathers or theologians in the history of the Christian Church down to the late Middle Ages whose teachings have greatly influenced orthodox Christian thought  
5      (Angling)   any of various gaudy artificial flies  
6    Informal   a person who mends or repairs things  
7    Slang   a cook on a ship or at a camp  
8    Archaic   a man, esp. a teacher, of learning  
9    a device used for local repair of electroplated surfaces, consisting of an anode of the plating material embedded in an absorbent material containing the solution  
10    (in a paper-making machine) a blade that is set to scrape the roller in order to regulate the thickness of pulp or ink on it  
11    go for the doctor     (Austral)  
slang   to make a great effort or move very fast, esp. in a horse race  
12    what the doctor ordered   something needed or desired  
      vb  
13    tr  
a    to give medical treatment to  
b    to prescribe for (a disease or disorder)  
14    intr  
Informal   to practise medicine  
he doctored in Easter Island for six years     
15    tr   to repair or mend, esp. in a makeshift manner  
16    tr   to make different in order to deceive, tamper with, falsify, or adulterate  
17    tr   to adapt for a desired end, effect, etc.  
18    tr   to castrate (a cat, dog, etc.)  
     (C14: from Latin: teacher, from docere to teach)  
  doctoral, doctorial      adj  


Angelic Doctor  
      n   an epithet of Saint Thomas Aquinas  
barefoot doctor  
      n   (esp. in developing countries) a worker trained as a medical auxiliary in a rural area who dispenses medicine, gives first aid, assists at childbirth, etc.  
     (C20: translation of Chinese chijiao yisheng, officially translated as primary health worker)  
Cape doctor  
      n     (S. African)  
informal   a strong fresh SE wind blowing in the vicinity of Cape Town, esp. in the summer  
company doctor  
      n  
1    a businessman or accountant who specializes in turning ailing companies into profitable enterprises  
2    a physician employed by a company to look after its staff and to advise on health matters  
Doctor of Philosophy  
      n   a doctorate awarded for original research in any subject except law, medicine, or theology,   (Abbrevs.)    PhD, DPhil  
Doctor's Commons  
      n  
Informal   the London building of the College of Advocates and Doctors of Law between 1572 and 1867, in which the ecclesiastical and Admiralty courts were housed  
family doctor  
      n      See       general practitioner  
flying doctor  
      n   (in areas of sparse or scattered population) a doctor who visits patients by aircraft  
saw doctor  
      n     (N.Z)   a sawmill specialist who sharpens and services saw blades  
spin doctor  
      n  
Informal   a person who provides a favourable slant to an item of news, potentially unpopular policy, etc., esp. on behalf of a political personality or party  
     (C20: from the spin given to a ball in various sports to make it go in the desired direction)  
witch doctor  
      n  
1      (Also called)    shaman, medicine man   a man in certain societies, esp. preliterate ones, who appears to possess magical powers, used esp. to cure sickness but also to harm people  
2    a person who seeks out or hunts witches in some African tribal cultures  
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house physician   , doctor         
      n   a physician who lives in a hospital or other institution where he is employed  
   Compare       resident       7  


Angelic Doctor  
      n   an epithet of Saint Thomas Aquinas  
barefoot doctor  
      n   (esp. in developing countries) a worker trained as a medical auxiliary in a rural area who dispenses medicine, gives first aid, assists at childbirth, etc.  
     (C20: translation of Chinese chijiao yisheng, officially translated as primary health worker)  
Cape doctor  
      n     (S. African)  
informal   a strong fresh SE wind blowing in the vicinity of Cape Town, esp. in the summer  
company doctor  
      n  
1    a businessman or accountant who specializes in turning ailing companies into profitable enterprises  
2    a physician employed by a company to look after its staff and to advise on health matters  
doctor  
      n  
1    a person licensed to practise medicine  
2    a person who has been awarded a higher academic degree in any field of knowledge  
3      (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)   a person licensed to practise dentistry or veterinary medicine  
4    often cap     (Also called)    Doctor of the Church   a title given to any of several of the leading Fathers or theologians in the history of the Christian Church down to the late Middle Ages whose teachings have greatly influenced orthodox Christian thought  
5      (Angling)   any of various gaudy artificial flies  
6    Informal   a person who mends or repairs things  
7    Slang   a cook on a ship or at a camp  
8    Archaic   a man, esp. a teacher, of learning  
9    a device used for local repair of electroplated surfaces, consisting of an anode of the plating material embedded in an absorbent material containing the solution  
10    (in a paper-making machine) a blade that is set to scrape the roller in order to regulate the thickness of pulp or ink on it  
11    go for the doctor     (Austral)  
slang   to make a great effort or move very fast, esp. in a horse race  
12    what the doctor ordered   something needed or desired  
      vb  
13    tr  
a    to give medical treatment to  
b    to prescribe for (a disease or disorder)  
14    intr  
Informal   to practise medicine  
he doctored in Easter Island for six years     
15    tr   to repair or mend, esp. in a makeshift manner  
16    tr   to make different in order to deceive, tamper with, falsify, or adulterate  
17    tr   to adapt for a desired end, effect, etc.  
18    tr   to castrate (a cat, dog, etc.)  
     (C14: from Latin: teacher, from docere to teach)  
  doctoral, doctorial      adj  
Doctor of Philosophy  
      n   a doctorate awarded for original research in any subject except law, medicine, or theology,   (Abbrevs.)    PhD, DPhil  
Doctor's Commons  
      n  
Informal   the London building of the College of Advocates and Doctors of Law between 1572 and 1867, in which the ecclesiastical and Admiralty courts were housed  
family doctor  
      n      See       general practitioner  
flying doctor  
      n   (in areas of sparse or scattered population) a doctor who visits patients by aircraft  
saw doctor  
      n     (N.Z)   a sawmill specialist who sharpens and services saw blades  
spin doctor  
      n  
Informal   a person who provides a favourable slant to an item of news, potentially unpopular policy, etc., esp. on behalf of a political personality or party  
     (C20: from the spin given to a ball in various sports to make it go in the desired direction)  
witch doctor  
      n  
1      (Also called)    shaman, medicine man   a man in certain societies, esp. preliterate ones, who appears to possess magical powers, used esp. to cure sickness but also to harm people  
2    a person who seeks out or hunts witches in some African tribal cultures  

Diccionario de inglés definición  

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doctor  


      n  
1    general practitioner, G.P., medic     (informal)   medical practitioner, physician  
      vb  
2    apply medication to, give medical treatment to, treat  
3    botch, cobble, do up     (informal)   fix, mend, patch up, repair  
4    alter, change, disguise, falsify, fudge, misrepresent, pervert, tamper with  
5    add to, adulterate, cut, dilute, mix with, spike, water down  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

Medical Doctor n.
Doctor of Medicine; Physician
MD Physician

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