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A slang term—derived from ‘not a doctor’—for a person of varying training and experience who provides some form of health care traditionally performed by a doctor
Examples Nurse practitioners, Emergency care technicians
References in classic literature ?
I'm not a doctor only; I'm a magistrate; and if I catch a breath of complaint against you, if it's only for a piece of incivility like tonight's, I'll take effectual means to have you hunted down and routed out of this.