- the practice or profession of caring for the sick and injured
- (as modifier)a nursing home
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How to use nursing in a sentence
Nor are we told that she lost her job at a local nursing home after she tried to register to vote in 1964.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They made it home, after which he did die, she nursing him to the end.The Real-Life ‘Downton’ Millionairesses Who Changed Britain|Tim Teeman|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Ovens using gas cylinders were set up to make bread under bridges, and nursing stations appeared, offering medicines,” he writes.
She spent almost two years in a nursing home – two years of loneliness she would like to forget.
Medicaid is required to cover people in skilled nursing facilities, that is, institutions.Medicaid Will Give You Money for At-Home Care, but You Might Wait Years|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A sour odor is normal for nursing infants, and is noted in mild diarrheas of older children.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Mrs. Maloney sat on a stump near her daughter, and busied herself energetically with alternate nursing and painting.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
But the young soldier did not die, although it was Tilly's careful nursing rather than the skill of the doctor that saved him.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
From a safe distance Beardsley adjusted his glasses and observed the frantic, scurrying techs, many of them nursing burned hands.We're Friends, Now|Henry Hasse
One was of Anna, in her tiny house down the street, dragged with a nursing baby.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart