Nursing Definition

nûrsĭng
noun
The duties or profession of a nurse.
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The medical care given by a nurse.
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Nursing is defined as feeding a baby breast milk.
An example of nursing is a mother giving a baby milk through her breast.
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Present participle of nurse.

The mother sat there nursing her baby.
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adjective

In the state of suckling young, lactating.

The nursing bear wouldn't move far until her cubs were older.
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Referring to nurses.

The nursing staff worked overtime at the hospital.
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Other Word Forms of Nursing

Noun

Singular:
nursing
Plural:
nursings

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