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nurse's aide Syllabification: nurse's aide

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Definition of nurse's aide in English:

noun (plural nurses' aides)

A person who assists professional nurses in a hospital or other medical facility by performing routine tasks, such a making beds and serving meals, that require little or no formal training.

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