Meaning of “health visitor” in the English Dictionary

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"health visitor" in British English

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health visitornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhelθ ˌvɪz.ɪ.tər/ us /ˈhelθ ˌvɪz.ɪ.t̬ɚ/ UK

a person employed to give advice to people, especially older people and the parents of very young children, about health matters, sometimes by visiting them in their own homes

(Definition of “health visitor” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)