Practical-nurse Definition

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A nurse with less training than a registered nurse, often one (licensed practical nurse) licensed by the state for certain specified nursing duties.
Webster's New World
A person who has had practical experience in nursing care but who is not a graduate of a degree program in nursing.
American Heritage Medicine

A licensed individual who provides custodial care such as help in walking, bathing, feeding.

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