Dr.


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Dr.

abbr.
1. doctor
2. drive

dr.

abbr.
1. debtor
2. drachma
3. dram

dr.

abbreviation for
1. (Accounting & Book-keeping) debit
2. (Units) Also: dr dram
3. (Currencies) (the former) drachma
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Dr. - a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institutionDr. - a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
2.Dr. - a licensed medical practitionerDr. - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
abortionist - a person (who should be a doctor) who terminates pregnancies
allergist - a physician skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies
angiologist - a physician who specializes in angiology
extern, medical extern - a nonresident doctor or medical student; connected with a hospital but not living there
gastroenterologist - a physician who specializes in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract
general practitioner, GP - a physician who is not a specialist but treats all illnesses
hakeem, hakim - a Muslim physician
house physician, resident physician, resident - a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital; "the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital"
houseman, intern, interne, medical intern - an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)
medical man, medical practitioner - someone who practices medicine
primary care physician - the physician who provides primary care; "the primary care physician acts as a gatekeeper to the medical system"
quack - an untrained person who pretends to be a physician and who dispenses medical advice
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
operating surgeon, sawbones, surgeon - a physician who specializes in surgery
vet, veterinarian, veterinary, veterinary surgeon - a doctor who practices veterinary medicine
doctor-patient relation - the responsibility of a physician to act in the best interests of the patient
Translations

Dr.

abbr =doctorDott./Dott.ssa; (in street names) = drive

Dr.

V. doctor.
References in classic literature ?
Boys are trying enough to human patience, goodness knows, but girls are infinitely more so, especially to nervous gentlemen with tyrannical tempers and no more talent for teaching than Dr.
There was an aged handicraftsman, it is true, who had been a citizen of London at the period of Sir Thomas Overbury's murder, now some thirty years agone; he testified to having seen the physician, under some other name, which the narrator of the story had now forgotten, in company with Dr.
a great watcher, and very dietetically severe, is Dr.
An- other was Henry Clay's Speeches, and another was Dr.
Emma Jane is not morgaged nor Richard Carter nor Dr.
And in the midst of the fun the door opened and in walked Dr.
But in that case the wiser people in Raveloe would employ Dr.
But by this time we had all long ceased to pay any particular notice to the song; it was new, that night, to nobody but Dr.
There he opened his safe, took from the most private part of it a document endorsed on the envelope as Dr.
I shall not even feel the change, for last night Dr.
You shall judge for yourself, my dear colonel," replied Dr.
In the evening he called upon a young woman of his own class in life, for there were no others to be found, and, when he was left alone with the fair, he was called, for the first time in his life, Dr.