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bedside manner

  1. the attitude, approach, and deportment of a doctor with patients: He has a reassuring bedside manner.
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Origin of bedside manner

First recorded in 1865–70
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bedside manner in Medicine

bedside manner

  1. The attitude and conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient.
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