Definition of Country doctor

1. Noun. A doctor who practices in the country (rather than in a city) usually remote from a modern hospital. "Do country doctors still make house calls?"

Generic synonyms: General Practitioner, Gp



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Country Doctor

country-dance
country-fried steak
country-style
country-western music
country and western
country beam
country beams
country borage
country bumpkin
country bumpkins
country club
country codes
country cousin
country dance
country dancing
country doctor (current term)
country folks
country house
country houses
country mile
country music
country of origin
country of provenance
country park
country parks
country pop
country rock
country seat
country store
country wife

Literary usage of Country doctor

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1896)
"FROM THE NOTE-BOOK OF A country doctor. THE other day as 1,—a country doctor in a remote part of Cornwall,— was driving home from one of the longest rounds ..."

2. Home Life in France by Matilda Betham-Edwards (1905)
"CHAPTER XIV THE country doctor TWO country doctors of France, I doubt not, ... Charles Bovary, the heavy, plodding, matter-of-fact country doctor, ..."

3. Home Life in France by Matilda Betham-Edwards (1907)
"CHAPTER XIV THE country doctor TWO country doctors of France, I doubt not, ... Charles Bovary, the heavy, plodding, matter-of-fact country doctor, ..."

4. The Doctor's Window: Poems by the Doctor, for the Doctor, and about the Doctor edited by Ina Russelle Warren (1897)
"Now the spacious psws are crowded from the pulpit to the door; For with coverlet of blackness on his portly figure spread, Lies the grim old country doctor, ..."

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