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English definition of “resident”

resident

noun [C] (MEDICAL)    /ˈrez.ɪ.dənt/ US Austalian
a doctor who is still training, and who works in a hospital: She's a first-year resident in oncology at Boston General Hospital. → See also housemanDoctors and health workers generally
(Definition of resident noun (MEDICAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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