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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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In fact, barefoot doctors were farmers who worked without shoes in the rice paddies and treated villagers' basic ailments the best they could.
The Barefoot Doctor will be at Waterstones in High Street, Birmingham, this Thursday from 7pm to promote his book Twisted Fables for Twisted Minds.
The Barefoot Doctor, who discarded his real name of Stephen Russell in homage to the medicine men of Ancient China who travelled from village to village, is a modern-day healer.
Dr Hauschka, from Napiers, Cresswell Lane, Glasgow, or Harvey Nichols, Edinburgh; Charles Worthington Mediterranean, Fresh, Soltan, Barefoot Doctor, The Sanctuary and Essential Aromatherapy from larger Boots; Paul Mitchell from selected salons; Elemis available mail order, tel: 020-8954-8033; Adidas from Superdrug; Prada available mail order, tel: 020- 7647-5000; Capsule from Debenhams; Molton Brown from Molton Brown Emporia.
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WITH log-like legs and eyes laden with sleep, I drag myself towards the legendary Barefoot Doctor, sighing heavily as I realise that I'm about to miss EastEnders to hear his words of wisdom in a book shop.
In case she bumps into Posh, Barefoot Doctor Portable Magic, pounds 7, a de-stress lotion to banish irritations.
But long before these celebrity endorsements Stephen Russell, or Barefoot Doctor as he is known, was on a mission to bring natural healing into mainstream popular culture.
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Holistic healer The Barefoot Doctor explains: "This is often a symptom of deficient kidney energy, which can be countered by drinking two cups of herbal nettle tea each day.
Your body is a temple but it's also a nightclub, " says the Barefoot Doctor in his book Return of the Urban Warrior.
The Barefoot Doctor takes things a step further with his Damn Sexy Mix.
It quickly became clear filling bottles in the kitchen wasn't fulfilling demand, so they transferred to a commercial laboratory and Hilery christened the company The Barefoot Doctor, after a legendary Chinese physician, who walked long distances to remote villages.
5 Health guru Barefoot Doctor has some additional tips.