Meaning of “internist” in the English Dictionary

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"internist" in British English

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internistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪn.tɜː.nɪst/ us /ˈɪn.tɝː.nɪst/ US

a doctor who specializes in identifying and treating diseases that do not need surgery (= cutting into the body)

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

"internist" in American English

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internistnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɪnˌtɜr·nɪst/

a doctor who specializes in internal medicine (= medicine dealing with illnesses inside the body)

(Definition of “internist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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