a general practitioner.
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Also called family physician.
Origin of family doctor
First recorded in 1840–50
Words nearby family doctor
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British Dictionary definitions for family physician
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Medical definitions for family physician (1 of 2)
A physician who practices the specialty of family medicine.family doctor family practitioner
Medical definitions for family physician (2 of 2)
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