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to give medical aid to

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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

References in classic literature ?
One by one the mind of Doctor Reefy had made the thoughts.
Therefore, when the breakfast was done and cleared away, and he and the Doctor were left together, Mr.
I could wish it done as soon as it can be done, Wickfield,' said Doctor Strong, 'for Jack Maldon is needy, and idle; and of those two bad things, worse things sometimes come.
It's a fine doctor would have his parlor full of hedgehogs and mice
That comes--as you call it--of being arrant asses," retorted the doctor, "and not having sense enough to know honest air from poison, and the dry land from a vile, pestiferous slough.
de Villefort," replied the doctor, with increased vehemence, "there are occasions when I dispense with all foolish human circumspection.
Nevertheless, the doctor, who was less of an optimist, let out as much rope as he could, so as to escape these pitiless insects, that began to rise toward him with a threatening hum.
The doctor did not answer, but he gave a chuckle of bitter mirth.
He was evidently vexed and impatient for the talkative doctor to go.
The doctor rose to his feet with a little thrill of excitement.
queried Doctor Emory, almost absently, so well did he feign it, as if apparently on the verge of returning to a closer examination, of Kwaque's swelling.
MY first few days' experience in my new position satisfied me that Doctor Dulcifer preserved himself from betrayal by a system of surveillance worthy of the very worst days of the Holy Inquisition itself.
Mosey, Doctor Allday entered his consulting-room, punctual to the hour at which he was accustomed to receive patients.
In the year 1860, the reputation of Doctor Wybrow as a London physician reached its highest point.
Dunster, in this first stage of his convalescence, was perhaps difficult to please, for he did not like the look of the doctor, either.