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Spanish translation of “nurse”

nurse

noun /nəːs/
a person who looks after sick or injured people in hospital
enfermero
She’s a qualified nurse.
a person, usually a woman, who looks after small children
niñera
The children have gone out with their nurse.
nursery noun (plural nurseries) a room etc for young children.
cuarto de los niños
a place where young plants are grown.
vivero
nursing noun the profession of a nurse who cares for the sick.
profesión de enfermera, enfermería
nursemaid noun a nurse who looks after small children.
niñera, aya
nurseryman noun (plural nurserymen) a person who runs, or works in, a nursery for plants.
horticultor
nursery rhyme noun a short, simple poem for children.
poema infantil
nursery school noun a school for very young children.
parvulario
nursing home noun a small private hospital.
clínica de reposo
(Definition of nurse from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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