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bedside manner

noun
1.
the attitude, approach, and deportment of a doctor with patients:
He has a reassuring bedside manner.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70
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Examples for bedside manner
  • Your next physician could have the bedside manner of a robot.
  • The personnel were so professional in their appearance and more importantly their knowledge and their bedside manner.
  • He is highly educated and has an incredible bedside manner.
bedside manner in Medicine

bedside manner bed·side manner (běd'sīd')
n.
The attitude and conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient.

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