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  • 1 attending — index circumspect, clerical, concomitant, concurrent (at the same time), ministerial Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 attending — In psychology, an aroused readiness to perceive, as in listening or looking; focusing of sense organs is sometimes involved. [L. attendo, to bend to, notice] * * * at·tend·ing ə tend iŋ adj serving as a physician or surgeon on the staff of a… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 3 attending — I. adjective Date: circa 1923 serving as a physician on the staff of a teaching hospital < an attending surgeon > II. noun Date: 1951 an attending physician or surgeon …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 4 Attending — Attend At*tend , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Attended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Attending}.] [OE. atenden, OF. atendre, F. attendre, to expect, to wait, fr. L. attendre to stretch, (sc. animum), to apply the mind to; ad + tendere to stretch. See {Tend}.] 1. To …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 attending — adj. Attending is used with these nouns: ↑physician …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 6 attending — at•tend•ing [[t]əˈtɛn dɪŋ[/t]] adj. (of a physician) 1) med having primary responsibility for a patient 2) med holding a staff position in an accredited hospital: an attending physician[/ex] • Etymology: 1580–90 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 7 attending — /euh ten ding/, adj. (of a physician) 1. having primary responsibility for a patient. 2. holding a staff position in an accredited hospital. [1580 90; ATTEND + ING2] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 attending — 1. adjective Serving on the staff of a teaching hospital as a doctor. 2. noun A physician on the staff of a hospital, especially the principal one that supervises a patients care …

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  • 9 attending — Synonyms and related words: accessory, accompanying, ancillary, associated, attendant, coincident, collateral, combined, concomitant, concurrent, conjoint, correlative, coupled, fellow, helping, incident, joined, joint, menial, ministering,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10 attending — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Occurring or existing with: accompanying, attendant, coincident, concomitant, concurrent. See ACCOMPANIED …

    English dictionary for students

  • 11 attending — adj. being present, being available; caring for, serving at·tend || É™ tend v. be present in a place; care for, serve (attend to); accompany …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 12 attending — noun 1. the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others • Syn: ↑attention • Ant: ↑inattention (for: ↑attention) • Derivationally related forms …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 13 Attending Physician of the United States Congress — The Attending Physician of the United States Congress is the physician responsible for the medical welfare of the members of the United States Congress (the 435 Representatives, five delegates, Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico, and 100… …

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  • 14 Attending physician — An attending physician (also known as an attending, consultant, or staff physician) is a physician who has completed residency and practices medicine in a clinic or hospital, in the speciality learned during residency. An attending physician can… …

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  • 15 Attending physician statement — An attending physician statement (APS) is a report by a Physician, Hospital or Medical facility who has treated, or who is currently treating a proposed insured. In traditional underwriting, an APS is one of the most frequently ordered additional …

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  • 16 attending staff — the corps of attending physicians and surgeons of a hospital …

    Medical dictionary

  • 17 Attending New York's High School of Performing Arts — Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music Art and Performing Arts Pour les articles homonymes, voir LaGuardia. La Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music Art and Performing Arts est une école artistique publique (et réservée aux élèves doués… …

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  • 18 attending physician — 1. a physician who has admitting privileges at a hospital. 2. the physician with primary responsibility for the care of a patient in a particular case …

    Medical dictionary

  • 19 attending circumstances upon execution of will — Family status, fiscal and mental condition of the testator, and the imminence of death, as well as the testator s declarations and instructions to the draftsman. Anno: 21 ALR2d 353 359 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20 attending physician — See attendance by physician …

    Ballentine's law dictionary