from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A practitioner.
  • noun One who practises or performs, in distinction from one who theorizes or speculates.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who is acquainted with, or skilled in, anything by practice; a practitioner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A practitioner; someone who practises a particular profession, especially medicine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who practices a learned profession


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