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nurse
  • noun
    A person trained to care for the sick or infirm, especially in a hospital. (a team of doctors and nurses)
    A worker bee, ant, or other social insect, caring for a young brood. (Nurse bees are special worker bees that attend the queen and the babies, or larvae, of the hive.)
    verb
    Give medical and other attention to (a sick person) (he was gradually nursed back to health)
    Feed (a baby) at the breast. (the women nursed their babies)
    Try to play strokes which keep (the balls) close together. (There is no doubt perioperative registered nursing is a worthy career that we need to recognize.)
  • noun
    A greyish Australian shark of shallow inshore waters. (Here a grey nurse shark gets among the baitfish.)

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