Definition of senior registrar in English:

senior registrar

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  • A hospital doctor undergoing specialist training, one grade below that of consultant.
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    • The clinics were conducted by consultants, registrars, senior registrars, and general practitioner clinical assistants.
    • She established the country's first service to offer specialist training for senior registrars in rehabilitation psychiatry.
    • In reality when going from a senior registrar to consultant you take a pay cut.

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