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English definition of “nurse”

nurse

noun [C] (PERSON)   /nɜrs/
a person trained to care for people who are ill or not able to care for themselves because of injury or old age, and who may also help doctors in treating people: The hospital has at least five nurses on duty in the pediatrics ward all the time.
(Definition of nurse noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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