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noun     Florence Nightingale pronunciation in American English
/ˌflɔrəns ˈnaɪtɪŋˌɡeɪl/
  1. a woman who is very kind to someone who is sick
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From the name of an English nurse known for her work with British soldiers during the Crimean War in the 19th century.
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