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faculty

 [fak´ul-te]
1. a normal power or function, especially of the mind.
2. the teaching staff of an institute of learning.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fac·ul·ty

(fak'ŭl-tē),
A natural or specialized power of a living organism.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

faculty

1. A group of similarly trained or educated individuals. See Clinical faculty.
2. A power or ability.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

fac·ul·ty

(fak'ŭl-tē)
1. A natural or specialized power of a living organism.
2. Academic staff in a teaching facility.
[L. facultas, power]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

fac·ul·ty

(fak'ŭl-tē)
A natural or specialized power of a living organism.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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