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GP 1

Pronunciation: /ˌjē ˈpē/

noun

British
Short for general practitioner. talk over any worries with your GP her GP prescribed an antibiotic
More example sentences
  • The British Medical Association's (BMA) General Practitioners Committee survey was sent to over 42,000 GPs in the UK.
  • There is a need to invest in human resources and provide sufficient nurses and GPs to service the population.
  • On Wednesday her GP prescribed an antibiotic.

Origin

Late 19th century: abbreviation.

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Syllabification: GP

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There are 2 main definitions of GP in English:

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GP 2

Pronunciation: /dʒiːˈpiː/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

Short for Grand Prix.
Example sentences
  • Only six drivers have won the Monaco GP three times.
  • Lewis Hamilton has just won three GPs in a row.
  • The Monaco GP was a bit of a procession, with very few overtaking manoeuvres.

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