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ministering angel

noun [C] uk   /ˌmɪn.ɪ.stə.rɪŋˈeɪn.dʒəl/ us    /-stɚ.ɪŋ-/ UK humorous
a very kind woman who takes care of people who are illDoctors and health workers generally
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