pediatrician

[pee-dee-uh-trish-uhn, ped-ee-]
noun
a physician who specializes in pediatrics.
Also, pediatrist [pee-dee-a-trist, ped-ee-] .


Origin:
1900–05; pediatr(ic) + -ician

pediatrician, podiatrist.
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paediatrician or chiefly (US) pediatrician (ˌpiːdɪəˈtrɪʃən)
 
n
a medical practitioner who specializes in paediatrics
 
pediatrician or chiefly (US) pediatrician
 
n

pediatrician (ˌpiːdɪəˈtrɪʃən)
 
n
the US spelling of paediatrician

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pediatrician
1903; see pediatric.
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pediatrician pe·di·a·tri·cian (pē'dē-ə-trĭsh'ən) or pe·di·at·rist (-āt'rĭst)
n.
A specialist in pediatrics.

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Example sentences
Their suggestions were based on the stereotype of the local pediatrician
  driving to the country club in his.
They should take this article to their pediatrician and dentist.
Our pediatrician said it was either allergies, asthma, or an enlarged adenoid
  gland.
It also says to talk to your pediatrician the point of the headline is that
  there is a right way to swaddle.
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