Meaning of “nursing” in the English Dictionary

"nursing" in British English

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nursingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈnɜː.sɪŋ/ us /ˈnɝː.sɪŋ/

nursingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈnɜː.sɪŋ/ us /ˈnɝː.sɪŋ/

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

"nursing" in American English

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nursingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈnɜr·sɪŋ/

the job of being a nurse:

She studied nursing at Northwestern University.

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