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pediatrician Syllabification: pe·di·a·tri·cian
Pronunciation: /ˌpēdēəˈtriSHən/
(British paediatrician)

Definition of pediatrician in English:


A medical practitioner specializing in children and their diseases.
Example sentences
  • As developmental paediatrician to a neonatal referral centre she followed many low birthweight children with great skill.
  • Developmental screening is done by pediatric nurse practitioners supervised by a pediatrician.
  • Newborns should be checked for general eye health by a pediatrician or family physician in the hospital nursery.
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