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Though moral axioms to guide the conduct of the practitioner have existed since the beginnings of the profession of healing, Western doctors are most likely to view the Hippocratic Oath of approximately two-and-a-half millennia ago as the first codified set of statements to which they can look for guidance.
Sherwin B. Nuland

Meaning of "practitioner" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PRACTITIONER

From practician, from Old French praticien, from pratiquer to practise.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PRACTITIONER

practitioner  [prækˈtɪʃənə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRACTITIONER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
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 PRACTITIONER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Practitioner

A practitioner is someone who is qualified or registered to practice a particular occupation, profession, or religion. Practitioners who specialise in a particular area may be referred to as a specialist or advanced practitioner. The medical and social care profession use these titles to distinguish the level of qualifications, competency, and training a practitioner undertakes. Practitioner may refer to: ▪ Medical practitioner ▪ Mental health professional ▪ Justice practitioner ▪ Solitary practitioner, in Wicca and Paganism ▪ The Practitioner, a medical journal...

Definition of practitioner in the English dictionary

The definition of practitioner in the dictionary is a person who practises a profession or art. Other definition of practitioner is a person authorized to practise spiritual healing.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH 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
probationer
prəˈbeɪʃənə
stationer
ˈsteɪʃənə
subcommissioner
ˌsʌbkəˈmɪʃənə
tensioner
ˈtenʃənə
traditioner
trəˈdɪʃənə
vacationer
vəˈkeɪʃənə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRACTITIONER

practicality
practically
practicalness
practice
practice exam
practice game
practice manager
practice match
practice nurse
practice session
practice teacher
practice test
practicer
practician
practicum
practisant
practise
practised
practising
practolol

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRACTITIONER

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

Synonyms and antonyms of practitioner in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «practitioner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRACTITIONER

Find out the translation of practitioner to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of 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 «practitioner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

行医者
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

médico
570 millions of speakers

English

practitioner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

व्यवसायी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ممارس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

практикующий
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

médico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ব্যবসায়ী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

médecin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengamal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

praktischer Arzt
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

医者
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

의사
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Praktisi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

học viên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பயிற்சியாளர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्यवसायी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

uygulayıcı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

medico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lekarz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

практикуючий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

practician
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επαγγελματίας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

praktisyn
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

praktiserande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

utøveren
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of practitioner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRACTITIONER»

The term «practitioner» is very widely used and occupies the 12.926 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRACTITIONER» OVER TIME

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «PRACTITIONER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word practitioner.
1
Erez Lieberman Aiden
I don't view myself as a practitioner of a particular skill or method. I'm constantly looking at what's the most interesting problem that I could possibly work on. I really try to figure out what sort of scientist I need to be in order to solve the problem I'm interested in solving.
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John Hull
We started giving presentations at practitioner conferences in 1986, and since then all of our derivatives research has been stimulated by contact with practitioners.
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Robert Jarvik
There is a clear matter that I am not a practicing physician; I have never been a practitioner; everybody has known for decades.
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Robert Jarvik
There is a clear matter that I am not a practicing physician. I have never been a practitioner; everybody has known for decades. I'm a developer of the technology.
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David Knopfler
I'd make a terrible practitioner of any religion in any formal setting.
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Charles Krauthammer
Every two years the American politics industry fills the airwaves with the most virulent, scurrilous, wall-to-wall character assassination of nearly every political practitioner in the country - and then declares itself puzzled that America has lost trust in its politicians.
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David Liss
In the past, people generally believed they could acquire magic in two ways: through learning the craft, either from another practitioner or from books; or through obtaining magic from a powerful being-think Faust or the classic, demonized witch, both of whom get their mojo from Satan.
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Amory Lovins
I'm a practitioner of elegant frugality. I don't feel comfortable telling other people what to do, so I just try and lead by example.
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Sherwin B. Nuland
Though moral axioms to guide the conduct of the practitioner have existed since the beginnings of the profession of healing, Western doctors are most likely to view the Hippocratic Oath of approximately two-and-a-half millennia ago as the first codified set of statements to which they can look for guidance.
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Seth Numrich
Theatre has been a part of my life since before I can remember - my dad is also an actor and a director and a storyteller who lives and works in the Twin Cities; my mom is a nurse practitioner, but she also grew up doing theatre - so, it has always been a part of my experience.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRACTITIONER»

Discover the use of practitioner in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to practitioner and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Wicca: A Guide for the Solitary Practitioner
Provides an overview of the earth-oriented religion, featuring solitary rituals for the Esbats and Sabbats, exercises to help develop magical proficiency, spells, and recipes.
Scott Cunningham, 2004
2
Family Nurse Practitioner Certification: Intensive Review
Contains resources and application information for the certification exam, test-taking techniques for the ANCC and AANP, question and dissection analysis section, a review of primary care disorders and 500 sample questions.
Maria T. Codina Leik, 2007
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Becoming a Reflective Practitioner
Now in its fourth edition, this book has been completely revised and updated to include up-to-date literature and reflective extracts.
Christopher Johns, 2013
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The Reflective Practitioner: How Professionals Think in Action
A leading M.I.T. social scientist and consultant examines five professions—engineering, architecture, management, psychotherapy, and town planning—to show how professionals really go about solving problems.The best professionals, Donald ...
Donald A. Schön, 1983
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Family nurse practitioner certification review
This outstanding, comprehensive review resource provides the necessary tools to prepare for the Family Nurse Practitioner certification exam, with over 1,300 multiple-choice review questions based on the actual exam content and format.
JoAnn Graham Zerwekh, Jo Carol Claborn, 2004
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The Deliberative Practitioner: Encouraging Participatory ...
Working from the accounts of practitioners in urban and rural settings, North and South, John Forester shows how skillful deliberative practices can facilitate practical and timely participatory planning processes.
John Forester, 1999
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Adult Nurse Practitioner Intensive Review: Fast Facts & ...
Suitable for RNs preparing to take the NP examination for certification as an Adult Nurse Practitioner, this book helps pass the exam.
Maria T. Codina Leik, 2007
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The Nlp Practitioner Manual
This NLP Practitioner manual is the result of 20 years research and application of NLP by one of its most innovative, practical and results oriented trainers and writers.
Peter Freeth, Stepheni Smith, 2011
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CBT For Anxiety Disorders: A Practitioner Book
CBT for Anxiety Disorders presents a comprehensive overview of the latest anxiety disorder-specific treatment techniques contributed by the foremost experts in various CBT approaches.
Gregoris Simos, Stefan G. Hofmann, 2013
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Adult Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide
Completely updated and revised with enhanced bibliographies, this new edition is perfect for student nurse practitioners as they progress through their academic programs and practicing clinicians preparing for certification examinations.
Virginia Layng Millonig, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRACTITIONER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term practitioner is used in the context of the following news items.
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EKGs, X-rays and heart procedures -- the role of non-physicians grows
Melissa Lamaster, a nurse practitioner in Louisville who works in an NP-only office run by KentuckyOne Health, says her days are much the ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
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Nurse Practitioner Law a Victory for the Undeserved
To illustrate the conundrum under the old law, Stanik-Hutt told the story of a nurse practitioner friend in New York State, which had a similar law. «Johns Hopkins Nursing Magazine, Jul 15»
3
Practitioner seeks increased foreign agency equity stake in Nigerian …
The 2013 controversial APCON Reform that put hurdles on the path of foreign agencies to largely participate in Nigeria's advertising business ... «BusinessDay, Jul 15»
4
Pickering nurse practitioner Claudia Mariano shares her story and …
PICKERING -- Claudia Mariano, a primary health-care nurse practitioner at the West Durham Family Health Team, has recently published a ... «durhamregion.com, Jul 15»
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Action was on brink of 'collapse', practitioner groups reveal
The nationwide boycott of new legal aid work was on the brink of collapse after some big firms threatened to pull out of the action, practitioner ... «Law Gazette, Jul 15»
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National Practitioner Data Bank Changes That May Affect You
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency under HHS, operates the NPDB through its Division of Practitioner Data ... «Mondaq News Alerts, Jul 15»
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Returns home: Jean McDonough to become nurse practitioner at …
Courtesy photoJean McDonough, who returns as a nurse practitioner to Charlevoix Area Hospital is seen with Dr. F. James Stewart (far left) ... «Petoskey News-Review, Jul 15»
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Nursery Practitioner
Hazelwood School Nursery and Early Years is an exceptional day nursery, catering for children aged 3 months to 4 years old. With high ... «Dorking and Leatherhead Advertiser, Jul 15»
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FCA appoints HSBC UK CEO Anthony Simoes as Chair of …
Antonio Simoes, Chief Executive Officer for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) in the UK, becomes Chair of the FCA Practitioner Panel from 1 ... «LeapRate, Jul 15»
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New practitioner starts
FAIRBORN — Christina Carter, B.S.N, M.S., FNP-BC, a family nurse practitioner, joined Wright State Physicians Internal Medicine and is ... «Fairborn Daily Herald, Jul 15»

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