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company doctor

noun
1.
a businessperson or accountant who specializes in turning ailing companies into profitable enterprises
2.
a physician employed by a company to look after its staff and to advise on health matters
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  • Deaf to the questions of the company doctor at his side, he stood for a long moment.

    Mountain Clement Wood
  • Workmen should not trust to the shop or factory doctor, but should go to the company doctor at once.

  • Murray promptly turned this over to the company doctor, and the latter sighed.

    The Best Policy Elliott Flower
  • Now and then the company doctor stopped in on his rounds of the coal camp to leave calomel and quinine.

    Blue Ridge Country Jean Thomas
  • She can't work and it's all turning green, and the company doctor says she may—she may have to have it cut off.

    The Jungle Upton Sinclair

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