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flight surgeon


noun

a medical officer in the U.S. Air Force who is trained in aviation medicine.

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Nearby words

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Origin of flight surgeon

First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for flight surgeon

flight surgeon


noun

a medical officer specializing in aviation medicine in the US and certain other air forces
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