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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A physician who specializes in surgery.

Usage examples (39)
  • My regular sawbones is out of town, so I'm seeing someone new.
  • 'I thought everybody know'd as a sawbones was a surgeon.'
  • ‘I thought everybody know’d as a sawbones was a surgeon.’
  • Lotsa work goes into earning them letters, sawbones. for more
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