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  • proper n. A nickname for a medical doctor, a person with an advanced educational degree, or a learned person.
  • proper n. A Doc Marten shoe.
  • proper n. A common form of address for combat medics, especially Navy Hospital Corpsmen.

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From doctor by shortening (Wiktionary)

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