a registered nurse who has received special training for diagnosing and treating routine or minor ailments. Abbreviation: NP
Also, nurse practitioner.
Also called nurse-clinician.

1975–80 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To nursepractitioner
Previous Definition: nursepond
Next Definition: nurser
Words Near: nursepractitioner
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for nursepractitioner
More from
Search for articles containing nursepractitioner Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature