Sentence Examples


  • A soothsayer was a general practitioner in his art, not attached to any one god or temple.
  • Toward the end of his career at the bar, however, he changed from a general practitioner to a patent lawyer, and as such had a lucrative practice.
  • In 1806 he became a medical practitioner in partnership with James Gregory, but, though successful in his profession, preferred literature and philosophy.
  • 844 Plimmer, " Aetiology and Histology of Cancer," Practitioner (1899), ix.
  • On his return to Scotland in 1732 he settled as a practitioner in the parish of Shotts, Lanarkshire, and in1734-1736studied medicine at Edinburgh, where he was one of the founders of the Royal Medical Society.