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family doctor

noun
1.
a general practitioner.
Also called family physician.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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family doctor

noun
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family-physician in Medicine

family doctor n.

  1. A physician who practices the specialty of family medicine. Also called family physician, family practitioner.

  2. See general practitioner.

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