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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A doctor who treats animals.

Usage examples (36)
  • A large animal veterinarian was called when the horse failed to get to its feet.
  • It's unclear why he didn't call a veterinarian, which is usual in these cases.
  • Our regular veterinarian is an avid pro-lifer and refuses to spay or neuter his patients!
  • I called our veterinarian and made an appointment to bring the kittens in and get their eyes checked. for more
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