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veterinarian

 [vet″er-ĭ-nar´e-an]
a person trained and authorized to practice veterinary medicine and surgery; a doctor of veterinary medicine.

vet·er·i·nar·i·an

(vet'ĕr-i-nār'ē-ăn),
A person who holds an academic degree in veterinary medicine; a licensed practitioner of veterinary medicine.
[see veterinary]

veterinarian

/vet·er·i·nar·i·an/ (vet″er-ĭ-nar´e-an) a person trained and authorized to practice veterinary medicine and surgery; a doctor of veterinary medicine.

veterinarian

(vĕt′ər-ə-nâr′ē-ən, vĕt′rə-)
n.
A person who practices veterinary medicine.

veterinarian

[vet′əriner′ē·ən]
Etymology: L, veterinarius, beast of burden
a health professional who specializes in the causes and treatment of diseases and disorders of domestic and wild animals.

vet·er·i·nar·i·an

(vet'ĕr-in-ar'ē-ăn)
A person who holds an academic degree in veterinary medicine; a licensed practitioner of veterinary medicine.
See also: veterinary

veterinarian,

n a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), who is educated and trained to provide medical and surgical care for domestic and exotic animals.

veterinarian

a person trained and authorized to practice veterinary medicine and surgery; a doctor of veterinary medicine.
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