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doctor
  • noun
    A person who is qualified to treat people who are ill. (Doctor Thornhill)
    short for Doctor of the Church (he was made a Doctor of Divinity)
    An artificial fishing fly.
    A cool onshore breeze that blows regularly in a particular warm location. (the Perth doctor blows towards evening off the Indian Ocean)
    verb
    Change the content or appearance of (a document or picture) in order to deceive; falsify. (the reports could have been doctored)
    Treat (someone) medically. (he contemplated giving up doctoring)

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