veterinary surgeon


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veterinary surgeon

n.
1. A veterinarian who specializes in surgery.
2. Chiefly British A veterinarian.

veterinary surgeon

n
(Veterinary Science) Brit a person suitably qualified and registered to practise veterinary medicine. Usual US and Canadian term: veterinarian
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.veterinary surgeon - a doctor who practices veterinary medicineveterinary surgeon - a doctor who practices veterinary medicine
doc, doctor, physician, Dr., MD, medico - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
horse doctor - a veterinarian who treats horses
Translations
طَبيب بَيْطَري
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dyrlæge
állatorvos
dÿralæknir
zverolekár
veteriner hekim

veterinary surgeon

n (Brit) → veterinario

veterinary

(vetəˈrinəri) adjective
of, or concerning, the treatment of diseases in animals. veterinary medicine; veterinary care.
veterinary surgeon (vetəriˈneəriən) (American veterinarian ) noun
(both often abbreviated to vet (vet) ) a doctor for animals.
References in classic literature ?
At Heidelberg I met a fat veterinary surgeon whose voice broke with sobs as he repeated some mawkish poetry.
He was gentle and very clever in his management of horses, and could doctor them almost as well as a farrier, for he had lived two years with a veterinary surgeon.
He is a veterinary surgeon, a farrier, and horsebreaker.
This was the second step in a downward course, all owing to a young woman's being out of harmony with her circumstances, yearning after renegades and bulbuls, and being subject to claims from a veterinary surgeon fond of mince-pies.
Steene, the veterinary surgeons wife, who first gave way to temptation.
Mousqueton's horse which had traveled for five or six hours without a rider the day before, might have been able to pursue the journey; but by an inconceivable error the veterinary surgeon, who had been sent for, as it appeared, to bleed one of the host's horses, had bled Mousqueton's.
Please note that advice in this section is for general guidance and if your pet is very unwell, you should contact your veterinary surgeon as soon as possible as this advice does not replace the need for a clinical examination of your pet.
He is currently senior veterinary surgeon for communication and education at veterinary charity the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA) and is based at the PDSA PetAid hospital in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
He had a fantastic reputation as a veterinary surgeon and an employer.
The burglar trespassed into the clinic through the sliding door," the veterinary surgeon told prosecutors.
Senior veterinary surgeon Uwe Holz said: "This is by far the worst case I have ever seen.
The veterinary surgeon here has recommended for at least seven days hospitalization for the injured python.

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