Doctor vs Indoctrinate - What's the difference?
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Doctor is a related term of indoctrinate.
As verbs the difference between doctor and indoctrinate
is that doctor
is to act as a medical doctor to while indoctrinate
is to teach with a biased, one-sided or uncritical ideology.
As a noun doctor
is a physician; a member of the medical]] profession; one who is trained and licensed to heal the sick the final examination and qualification may award a doctor degree in which case the post-nominal letters are , dmd, dds, dpt, dc, in the us or mbbs in the uk .
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* doctour (obsolete)
A physician; a member of the medical]] profession; one who is trained and licensed to heal the sick. The final examination and qualification may award a doctor degree in which case the post-nominal letters are , DMD, DDS, DPT, DC, in the US or MBBS in the UK.
- If you still feel unwell tomorrow, see your doctor .
A person who has attained a doctorate, such as a or one of many other terminal degrees conferred by a college or university.
A veterinarian; a medical practitioner who treats animals.
(A nickname for) a person who has special knowledge or talents to manipulate or arrange transactions.
(obsolete) A teacher; one skilled in a profession or a branch of knowledge; a learned man.
* Francis Bacon
- By medicine life may be prolonged, yet death / Will seize the doctor too.
(dated) Any mechanical contrivance intended to remedy a difficulty or serve some purpose in an exigency.
- one of the doctors of Italy, Nicholas Macciavel
- the doctor of a calico-printing machine, which is a knife to remove superfluous colouring matter
* 2010 , Ramesh Bangia, Dictionary of Information Technology (page 172)
- the doctor , or auxiliary engine, also called "donkey engine"
A fish, the friar skate.
- The use of a disk doctor may be the only way of recovering valuable data following a disk crash.
* Doctor is capitalized when used as a title:
*: Doctor Smith
* (physician) doc (informal), family doctor, general practitioner, GP (UK), medic, physician, sawbones (slang), surgeon (who undertakes surgery )
* (veterinarian) vet, veterinarian, veterinary, veterinary surgeon
See also'' Types of academic doctor ''below
* an apple a day keeps the doctor away
* Angelic Doctor
* barefoot doctor
* the Cape Doctor
* color-doctor, colour-doctor
* clown doctor
* company doctor
* couch doctor
* doctor-assisted suicide
* doctor blade
* doctoress, doctress
* doctorhead, doctorhood
* doctorise, doctorize
* Doctor Martens
* Doctor of Divinity
* Doctor of Law
* Doctor of Letters
* Doctor of Philosophy
* Doctor of Science
* Doctor of the Chair
* Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
* Doctors' Commons
* doctor's curse
* doctor's gum
* doctor's orders
* the Doctors of the Church
* doctor's stuff, doctor-stuff
* family doctor
* flying doctor
* the Fremantle Doctor
* herb doctor
* just what the doctor ordered, what the doctor ordered
* quack doctor
* saw doctor
* school doctor
* snake doctor
* spin doctor
* under the doctor
* witch doctor
* woman doctor
* you are the doctor, you're the doctor
To act as a medical doctor to.
To make (someone) into an (academic) doctor; to confer a doctorate upon.
To physically alter (medically or surgically) a living being in order to change growth or behavior.
- Her children doctored her back to health.
- They doctored their apple trees by vigorous pruning, and now the dwarfed trees are easier to pick.
To genetically alter an extant species.
- We may legally doctor a pet to reduce its libido.
To alter or make obscure, as with the intention to deceive, especially a document.
- ''Mendel's discoveries showed how the evolution of a species may be doctored .
- To doctor the signature of an instrument with intent to defraud is an example of forgery.
To teach with a biased, one-sided or uncritical ideology.