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hospitalist

[hos-pi-tl-ist]
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noun
  1. a physician who specializes in treating hospitalized patients; a specialist in inpatient medicine.
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Origin of hospitalist

1990–95; hospital + -ist
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hospitalist

noun
  1. US a doctor who works in a hospital
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