house physician


house physician
A resident physician in a hospital; a physician available in a hotel for the treatment of guests.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • house physician — n. a resident physician of a hospital, hotel, etc.: also house doctor …   English World dictionary

  • house physician — n a physician and esp. a resident employed by a hospital …   Medical dictionary

  • house physician — noun a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital • Syn: ↑resident,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • house physician — house′ physi′cian n. bus a resident physician in a hospital, hotel, or other public institution • Etymology: 1745–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • house physician — a resident physician in a hospital, hotel, or other public institution. Also called house doctor. [1745 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • house physician — /ˈhaʊs fəzɪʃən/ (say hows fuhzishuhn) noun British a resident physician in a hospital, or other public institution …   Australian English dictionary

  • house physician — family doctor, general practitioner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • house physician/surgeon — see Doctor …   Medical dictionary

  • House Call — is a medical centric news program hosted by CNN s in house physician, Sanjay Gupta. It typically airs on weekends …   Wikipedia

  • house doctor — house′ doc tor n. bus house physician …   From formal English to slang


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