Doctor of the Church

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Noun1.Doctor of the Church - (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"
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
theologian, theologiser, theologist, theologizer - someone who is learned in theology or who speculates about theology
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We've known for centuries that exercise is good for us, ever since the Greek doctor Hippocrates (c.
In the 1960s a young Greek doctor Dimitrios Oreopoulos undertook kidney research at Queen's and Belfast City Hospital, later gaining worldwide fame for developing a form of dialysis.
The day-long fast, drive towards charity and a focus on patience and acceptance is something the Greek doctor and mother-of-two simply could not ignore.
A Greek doctor was convicted in 2008 of neglecting Christopher during his treatment in hospital, but the dispute over the organ continued.
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Delaying the eventual meeting of Abdullah and Pari, Hosseini brings in a Greek doctor who is helping people whose lives have been wrecked by the Taliban, US and its allies in Afghanistan.
He was a bloated joke when the Greek doctor gave him a pill too many, but the King has regained his crown since, and the lines in front of Graceland are as long and as worshipful as ever.
THE family of a British holidaymaker who died after falling 40ft from a hotel balcony were last night coming to terms with the fact their eight-year battle for justice is over following the conviction of a Greek doctor for manslaughter.
Greek doctor Hippocrates used it to treat skin irritations and open wounds, and the Aztecs used it on sore throats."
The Sani Asterias Suites is a boutique-style hotel in Sani Resort created by a Greek doctor, Dr Andreadis.
Panic ensued when the Greek doctor dismissed the injury as arthritis and prescribed a few hundred painkillers to last the rest of her holiday.
A Greek doctor said clips and gauze found in her abdomen caused the blood poisoning that killed Karen, of Southport, Merseyside.