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Synonyms for doctor



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Synonyms for doctor

to give medical aid to


to restore to proper condition or functioning

to impart a false character to (something) by alteration

to make impure or inferior by deceptively adding foreign substances

Synonyms for doctor

(Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching

children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician's office

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a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution

alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive

give medical treatment to

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Looking beyond the present nostalgia-driven scholarship on public health in China, Fang discards the negative assessments that attribute the deteriorated health-care condition in villages to the reforms initiated in 1978 and the disintegration of the barefoot doctor program in the 1980s.
When she returned with a barefoot doctor in tow, I cried out in relief.
As well as writing books and columns, the Barefoot Doctor, whose real name is Stephen Russell, also composes music and produces beauty products for Selfridges and Boots.
The break-up of the barefoot doctor system began in 1981 when they were given the opportunity to sit for a national examination.
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Return Of The Urban Warrior, by Barefoot Doctor (Thorsons, pounds 12.
My good friend, the Barefoot Doctor, has taken time out from his challenging schedule to demonstrate Tai Chi at the Labyrinth.
FROM his yoga mat in his Spanish home, the Barefoot Doctor spreads messages of calm and self-help to thousands of followers every day.
It may be a coincidence, but the Pop Idol hosts have been testing out the new Damn Sexy Heavenly body range from saucy sex guru Barefoot Doctor, with its `erogenous' fragrance specially designed to send ladies wild.
Barefoot Doctor Sweet Feet Barefoot Balm: Funky and fresh, this is one for teenagers.
Healer and spiritual guide the Barefoot Doctor has some unusual ideas on how to dig a bloke out from the sofa and put him where you want him - whether it's in front of the sink or in the bedroom.
You can get these two fab products in Barefoot Doctor Refurbishment Kit which costs a lip-smacking pounds 8.