Meaning of “practitioner” in the English Dictionary

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"practitioner" in British English

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

"practitioner" in American English

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practitionernoun [ C ]

us /prækˈtɪʃ·ə·nər/

someone whose regular work has involved a lot of training:

Dr. Goldstein is a family/general practitioner (= a medical doctor who treats general conditions).

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

"practitioner" in Business English

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practitionernoun [ C ]

uk /prækˈtɪʃər/ us

someone who works in a job that involves long training and high levels of skill:

He has years of experience as a senior practitioner in the financial services industry.
a health/legal/medical practitioner

(Definition of “practitioner” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)