Definition of DOCTOR

noun : DOCTOR

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages" ;

  • 3. (

    ) children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician's office; "the children explored each other's bodies by playing the game of doctor" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics" ;

verb : DOCTOR

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) give medical treatment to ;

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