practician


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practician

(prækˈtɪʃən)
n
1. a practitioner or practiser of any profession, skill, or art
2. a practical person; someone whose knowledge is practical rather than theoretical
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.practician - someone who practices a learned professionpractician - someone who practices a learned profession
clinician - a practitioner (of medicine or psychology) who does clinical work instead of laboratory experiments
Gongorist - a practitioner of the affected elegant style of the Spanish poet Gongora
homeopath, homoeopath - a practitioner of homeopathy
professional, professional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professions
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When visiting the doctor, does it matter to you that the qualified practician you are talking to may have a social background radically different C to yours?
Ken Duckworth, MD, medical director for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and a 20-year practician, notes that Mindstorm can give professional trainees a unique glimpse into the personal picture of a psychotic episode.
It is vital for the facilitator to understand the uniqueness of these less traditional practica before the group commences, and to maintain an ongoing communication with relevant field education staff in order to maximize the practician opportunities.
It contains theoretical and ample practical information that serves not only the practician in the electrophoresis laboratory, but also students and lecturers in electrophoretic methods.
The results of the expert opinion, which was published in autumn 1999, can be summarised for the practician as follows:
Lord Bargy took division one of the farmers' open at Ashford, near Bray, while Practician won part two.
Whether student or scientist, theorist or practician - everybody interested in industrial organic chemistry will appreciate this work.
STI Computer Services, a Pennsylvania-based VAR that specializes in the development, sale, installation and support of medical computer systems, has installed more than a thousand REV drives for clients, which range from single practician offices to physician offices with upwards of 100 employees.