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barber-surgeon

[ bahr-ber-sur-juhn ]
/ ˈbɑr bərˈsɜr dʒən /
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noun
(formerly) a barber practicing surgery and dentistry.
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Origin of barber-surgeon

First recorded in 1675–85
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