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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • children take the roles of doctor or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the doctor''s office; "the children explored each other''s bodies by playing the game of doctor"
  • a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
  • a person who holds Ph.D. degree from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"
  • (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the othodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages"
  • give medical treatment to
  • restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
  • alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive; "Sophisticate rose water with geraniol"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor" ,
  • (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages" ,
  • children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician's office; "the children explored each other's bodies by playing the game of doctor" ,
  • a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Doctor'


  • Doctor: Doctor or The Doctor may refer to: Doctor (title), the holder of an accredited academic degree Doctor of Philosophy Doctor of Science Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Doctor Who music: The music used on the Doctor Who television series is discussed in the following articles: The Doctor Who theme music List of Doctor Who music releases List
  • List of Doctor Who serials: Doctor Who is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC. As of 25 December 2015[update], 826 episodes of Doctor Who¬†have aired
  • Doctor of Divinity: (disambiguation). Doctor of Divinity (D.D. or DD, Divinitatis Doctor in Latin) is an advanced or honorary academic degree in divinity. Doctor of Divinity
  • Doctor Who missing episodes: The Doctor Who missing episodes are the portions of the long-running British science-fiction television programme Doctor Who no longer held by the BBC
  • Doctor Doctor: Doctor Doctor may refer to: Doctor Doctor (1989 TV series), an American television sitcom Doctor Doctor (2000 TV series), the South Korean version of
  • The Four Doctors: Doctor's visit to an early Dalek battlefield. Fifth Doctor - Peter Davison Sixth Doctor - Colin Baker Seventh Doctor - Sylvester McCoy Eighth Doctor
  • Doctor Who: article is about the television series. For other uses, see Doctor Who (disambiguation). Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced
  • Ninth Doctor: The Ninth Doctor is an incarnation of the Doctor, the protagonist of the BBC science fiction television programme Doctor Who. He is portrayed by Christopher

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* If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster. - Isaac Asimov

* A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his client to plant vines. - Frank Lloyd Wright

* The best doctor in the world is the veterinarian. He can't ask his patients what is the matter-he's got to just know. - Will Rogers


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