Definitions for attendingəˈtɛn dɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
having primary responsibility for a patient.
holding a staff position in an accredited hospital:
an attending physician.
* (of a physician).
Origin of attending:
the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)
A physician on the staff of a hospital, especially the principal one that supervises a patient's care.
Serving on the staff of a teaching hospital as a doctor.
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