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noun [countable] formal practitioner pronunciation in American English /prækˈtɪʃ(ə)nər/
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singularpractitioner
pluralpractitioners
  1. 1
    someone who works in a particular profession, especially medicine
    He decided to travel against the advice of a medical practitioner.
    a nurse practitioner
  2. 2
    someone who does a particular activity
    one of golf’s most experienced practitioners
    practitioners of fine art

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