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Meaning of "medical practitioner" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

medical practitioner  [ˈmedɪkəl prækˈtɪʃənə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Medical practitioner is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MEDICAL PRACTITIONER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

medical practitioner

Health care provider

A health care provider is an individual or an institution that provides preventive, curative, promotional or rehabilitative health care services in a systematic way to individuals, families or communities. An individual health care provider may be a health care professional within medicine, medical assistant or Assistant Medical Officer, midwifery-obstetrics, nursing, pharmacy, or allied health professions. Health care providers may also be a public/community health professional. Institutions include hospitals, clinics, primary care centres, and other service delivery points. The practice of health professionals and operation of health care institutions is typically regulated by national or state/provincial authorities through appropriate regulatory bodies for purposes of quality assurance. Together, they form part of an overall health care system.

Definition of medical practitioner in the English dictionary

The definition of medical practitioner in the dictionary is a qualified person who works as a doctor in a hospital or private practice.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MEDICAL PRACTITIONER


auditioner
ɔːˈdɪʃənə
commissioner
kəˈmɪʃənə
conditioner
kənˈdɪʃənə
decommissioner
ˌdiːkəˈmɪʃənə
exhibitioner
ˌɛksɪˈbɪʃənə
foundationer
faʊnˈdeɪʃənə
malpractitioner
ˌmælprækˈtɪʃənə
missioner
ˈmɪʃənə
munitioner
mjuːˈnɪʃənə
musicianer
mjuːˈzɪʃənə
parishioner
pəˈrɪʃənə
partitioner
pɑːˈtɪʃənə
petitioner
pɪˈtɪʃənə
physicianer
fɪˈzɪʃənə
practitioner
prækˈtɪʃənə
probationer
prəˈbeɪʃənə
stationer
ˈsteɪʃənə
subcommissioner
ˌsʌbkəˈmɪʃənə
traditioner
trəˈdɪʃənə
vacationer
vəˈkeɪʃənə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

medical examiner
medical history
medical insurance
medical jurisprudence
medical librarian
medical man
medical marker
medical men
medical officer
Medical Officer of Health
medical profession
medical records
Medical Research Council
medical school
medical social worker
medical specialist registrar
medical student
medical studies
medical technician
medical unit

WORDS THAT END LIKE MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

actioner
air-conditioner
confectioner
executioner
family practitioner
fire commissioner
general practitioner
hair conditioner
high commissioner
motioner
nurse practitioner
pensioner
portioner
provisioner
questioner
resolutioner
revolutioner
tensioner
toner
versioner
visioner

Synonyms and antonyms of medical practitioner in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «medical practitioner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

Find out the translation of medical practitioner to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of medical practitioner from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «medical practitioner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

医生
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

médico
570 millions of speakers

English

medical practitioner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चिकित्सक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

طبيب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

врач
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

médico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চিকিত্সক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

médecin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

pengamal perubatan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Arzt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

開業医
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

의료 개업
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Praktisi medis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bác sĩ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மருத்துவ பழகுனர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वैद्यकीय व्यवसायी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pratisyen hekim
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

medico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lekarz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

медичний практикуючий лікар
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

medic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ιατρού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mediese praktisyn
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

praktiserande läkare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lege
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of medical practitioner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MEDICAL PRACTITIONER»

The term «medical practitioner» is regularly used and occupies the 57.945 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MEDICAL PRACTITIONER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «medical practitioner» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «medical practitioner» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about medical practitioner

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MEDICAL PRACTITIONER»

Discover the use of medical practitioner in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to medical practitioner and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Legal Issues for the Medical Practitioner
This is a small volume of about 100 topics, each of around one to one and a half pages long. The selected topics are those with medico-legal implications of common concern to practising medical practitioners.
David Sau-yan Wong, 2010
2
The Medical Practitioner's Guide to Paediatric Audiology
This is simple, clear and quick reference guide to paediatric audiology for medical practitioners.
Barry McCormick, 1995
3
The Native Medical Practitioner
It is to Dr. Clunie that the establishment of this Journal is due, and it was partly on this account that he was made, jointly with the Native Medical Practitioner Service , the recipient in 1937 of the Cilento Medal, which I have just handed to the ...
‎1939
4
An Easeful Death?: Perspectives on Death, Dying and Euthanasia
(d) the illness is causing the patient severe pain or suffering; (e) the medical practitioner has informed the patient of the nature of the illness and its likely course, and the medical treatment, including palliative care, counselling and psychiatric ...
John Morgan, 1996
5
The London and provincial medical directory and general ...
deemed guilty of a misdemeanour, and shall ba punishable in like manner a* if the same were a misdemeanour at common law. HI. And be it further enacted, that when any legallv-qualified Medical practitioner has attended upon any ...
‎1860
6
British American Medical and Physical Journal
such1m'aj?brity of the Jurymen are hereby authorized and empowered to name to the Coroner, in writing, any other legally qualified medical practitioner or practitioners, and to require the Coroner to issue his order in the form hereinbefore ...
Roy Fontaine, 1851
7
Medical Times
And be it further enacted, That when any legally qualified Medical Practitioner has attended upon any Coroner's Inquest in obedience to any such Order as aforesaid of the Coroner, the said Practitioner shall for such Attendance at any Inquest ...
‎1851
8
Provincial Medical and Surgical Journal
That if any registered medical practitioner shall be convicted in England or Ireland of any felony, or in Scotland of any crime or offence inferring infamy, or the pnnishment of death or transportation, or if it shall be found, by the judgment of any ...
‎1852
9
Essentials of Law for Medical Practitioners
The responsibility for notification is set out in the legislation and will usually fall to the parents of the child, however, the medical practitioner ormidwife who assumed the professional careof themother atthe timeofthebirth or the Chief Executive ...
Kim Forrester, Debra Griffiths, 2011
10
Medical and Care Compunetics 4
healthcare information security and no transmission must be allowed without the consent of the medical practitioner who takes care of the patient or his representative. It is his own liability which is involved and thus his formal agreement to the ...
Lodewijk Bos, Bernd Blobel, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MEDICAL PRACTITIONER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term medical practitioner is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Drug Bust Doctor's License Yanked
... medicine within the state, the order prohibits her from making herself available or positioning herself as a medical practitioner in any capacity. «MyMotherLode.com, Jul 15»
2
Pre-Medical Test in kerala: HC exempts 2 Muslim girls from dress …
Asiya said her father, a medical practitioner in the Gulf, and her relatives had encouraged her to move a petition in the high court. “I wanted the ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
3
Doctor fails to escape jail for molesting patient
... Chan noted that the general practitioner - who is also known as a motoring writer - had abused his position of trust as a medical practitioner. «AsiaOne, Jul 15»
4
Special transport for voters with disability
If an application is made by such a person to a Government Medical Officer, Registered or Assistant Medical Practitioner or to an Ayurvedic ... «The Official Government News Portal of Sri Lanka, Jul 15»
5
Four held in Masula illegal abortion case
... T.V. Nagababu, the woman's husband, her mother-in-law P. Leela Vathi, nurse P. Satyavathi and a registered medical practitioner A. Venkata ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
6
Want To Design A Killer eCommerce Website: Use Shopping Funnels
Margolis says that in his experience shopping, whether for an actual product or for a service such as a medical practitioner, he realized it really ... «Business 2 Community, Jul 15»
7
After Ebola, Nigeria Can Defeat Polio
The call was made by a front line medical practitioner and a prominent member of the Supreme Council for Sharia in Nigeria (SCSN). «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
8
Man gets 15 years in Glendale medical billing scheme
Operators of Manor Medical Imaging in Glendale employed an unlicensed medical practitioner, Nuritsa Grigoryan, of Glendale, to prescribe ... «Glendale News Press, Jul 15»
9
14 Health Workers Win US$5000 Deposit Each
Dr. Philip Ireland, a medical practitioner and Ebola survivor, also expressed gratitude to Liberian healthcare workers and noted that more ... «Liberian Daily Observer, Jul 15»
10
Carthage doctor sentenced to pay $2.1 million
Carter was the president and medical practitioner of Robert L. Carter, M.D., in Joplin, from Oct. 23, 1991, to April 2, 2012. As a medical ... «Carthage Press, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Medical practitioner [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/medical-practitioner>. Sep 2020 ».
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