Definition of medical officer in English:

medical officer

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noun

  • A doctor in charge of the health services of a civilian or military authority or other organization.
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    • During the second world war he served with the Royal Army Medical Corps as medical officer to a field ambulance.
    • When he left India he worked as a civilian medical officer for the Royal Air Force until 1982.
    • Medical examinations and record reviews by local authority medical officers were conducted at ages 7 and 16 years.

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