district nursenoun [ C ]uk /ˌdɪs.trɪkt ˈnɜːs/ us /ˌdɪs.trɪkt ˈnɝːs/ UK
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- The district nurse had done her level best to clear up, perhaps, but there had been no attempt at good cheer.
- The doctor from the dispensary, the district nurse, even Maggie, had assured him that with the coming of summer this cold of his would be better.
- They were what she used when nursing with the district nurse in the village at home.