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veterinary surgeon

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noun
Chiefly British. a veterinarian.
a veterinarian who practices surgery.
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Origin of veterinary surgeon

First recorded in 1795–1805
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British Dictionary definitions for veterinary surgeon

veterinary surgeon

noun
British a person suitably qualified and registered to practise veterinary medicineUsual US and Canadian term: veterinarian
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