Origin of physician
Related formsphy·si·cian·ly, adjective
Can be confuseddoctor physician
Examples from the Web for physician
That distant whirring sound you hear is a long-dead Greek physician spinning in his grave.
An electrocardiogram is taken over the phone and then sent to his physician for examination.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The only physician she was permitted to see was the jail doctor.States Slap Pregnant Women With Harsher Jail Sentences|Emily Shire|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is entirely understandable—after all, it is unsettling that a physician could make such an obvious mistake.
Maynard was 29 years old at the time of her death, able to request drugs from her physician after considered reflection.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All the honours which a physician can possess I either enjoy, or have refused when they were offered to me.Jerome Cardan|William George Waters
Terrified by Josephine's condition, the emperor hurried to Paris, and sent his own physician to inquire after her condition.Queen Hortense|L. Mhlbach
When a French physician judges bleeding unnecessary, you may be sure that the fever is not very violent.Life of Adam Smith|John Rae
At length the door opened again, and the physician appeared on the threshold.Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia|L. Mhlbach,
In this Hirzel, who was a physician and a philanthropist, brings to the fore the despised peasantry.The Story of Switzerland|Lina Hug