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general practicenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌdʒen.ər.əl ˈpræk.tɪs/ us   /ˌdʒen.ɚ.əl ˈpræk.tɪs/ UK US family practice
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general practicenoun [C]

uk   us   LAW
in the US, the work of a law firm that does many different types of legal work: The firm grew to become a national firm with 150 offices and 300 lawyers focused on general practice and personal injury law.
(Definition of general practice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (医院以外的)综合医疗,全科诊疗…
in Chinese (Traditional) (醫院以外的)綜合醫療,全科診療…
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