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a    the practice or profession of caring for the sick and injured  
b    (as modifier)  
a nursing home     

nursing bottle  
      n      another term (esp. U.S.) for       feeding bottle  
nursing father  
      n      a biblical name for       foster father  
nursing home  
1    a private hospital or residence staffed and equipped to care for aged or infirm persons  
2      (Brit)   a private maternity home  
nursing mother  
1    a mother who is breast-feeding her baby  
2       a biblical name for       foster mother  
nursing officer  
      n      (in Britain) the official name for       matron       4  
principal nursing officer  
      n   a grade of nurse concerned with administration in the British National Health Service  
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