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staff nurse

noun [C] uk   UK us  
a person who works in a hospital taking care of the ill and injured and whose rank is below that of a sister
Translations of “staff nurse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醫院護士(級別低於護士長)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 医院护士(级别低于护士长)…
(Definition of staff nurse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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