a person who has graduated from an accredited school of nursing.
- Also called trained nurse.
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How to use graduate nurse in a sentence
Each maternity hospital shall employ at least one graduate nurse.Rules and regulations governing maternity hospitals and homes ... September, 1922 | California. State Board of Charities and Corrections
These nursing housekeepers would be paid $17 to $20 per week, just half the salary of a graduate nurse.Across the Prairie in a Motor Caravan | Frances Halton Eva Hasell
If the nurse is a trained graduate nurse a few directions will suffice.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume I. (of IV.) | W. Grant Hague, M.D.
She was dressed in white linen and might have been taken for a post-graduate nurse except that she wore no cap.Molly Brown's Senior Days | Nell Speed
The gray was changed for the white uniform and cap of a graduate nurse, and the change was becoming.Leerie | Ruth Sawyer