veterinarian Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"veterinarian" in British English

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veterinariannoun [C]

uk   /ˌvet.ər.ɪˈneə.ri.ən/  us   /-ˈner.i-/ US
formal for vet noun
(Definition of veterinarian from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"veterinarian" in American English

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veterinariannoun [C]

 us   /ˌvet̬·ər·əˈneər·i·ən, ˌve·trəˈneər-/ (short form vet)
a ​persontrained in the ​medicaltreatment of ​animals: He is the ​chief veterinarian for the ​zoo and ​deals with all ​kinds and ​sizes of ​animals.
veterinary
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈvet̬·ər·əˌner·i, ˈve·trəˌner·i/
The ​practice of veterinary ​medicine has ​become very ​sophisticated.
(Definition of veterinarian from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “veterinarian”
in Chinese (Simplified) 兽医…
in Turkish veteriner…
in Russian ветеринар…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獸醫…
in Polish weterynarz…
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