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district nursenoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a ​person who is ​employed in a ​particulararea to ​care for ​people who are ​ill or ​injured, often ​visiting them in ​theirhomes
(Definition of district nurse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “district nurse”
in Chinese (Simplified) (常指上门服务的)区域护士,区域护工…
in Chinese (Traditional) (常指上門服務的)區域護士,區域護工…
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