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n. Abbr. NP
A registered nurse with additional training for performing tasks, such as diagnosing and prescribing, that are customarily performed by a physician.
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1. (Professions) a nurse who has specialized advanced skills in diagnosis, psychosocial assessment, and patient management and is permitted to prescribe certain drugs
2. (Medicine) a nurse who has specialized advanced skills in diagnosis, psychosocial assessment, and patient management and is permitted to prescribe certain drugs
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|Noun||1.||nurse practitioner - a registered nurse who has received special training and can perform many of the duties of a physician|
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nurse practitionern (US) enfermero -ra mf que tiene entrenamiento adicional para diagnosticar y tratar enfermedades comunes
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