Definitions for practitionerprækˈtɪʃ ə nər
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someone who practices a learned profession
A person who practices a profession or art.
Origin: Formerly practicioner for *, from practician + -er (the suffix unnecessarily added, as in musicianer).
one who is engaged in the actual use or exercise of any art or profession, particularly that of law or medicine
one who does anything customarily or habitually
a sly or artful person
Origin: [From Practician.]
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