Translation of "the Hippocratic oath" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

the Hippocratic oath

noun [ S ] uk us /ˌhɪp.ə.kræt.ɪkˈəʊθ/ US  /-kræt̬.ɪkˈoʊθ/

a promise made by people when they become doctors to do everything possible to preserve human life and to keep high working standards


(Translation of “the Hippocratic oath” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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