Definitions for veterinaryˈvɛt ər əˌnɛr i, ˈvɛ trə-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word veterinary

Princeton's WordNet

  1. veterinarian, veterinary, veterinary surgeon, vet(adj)

    a doctor who practices veterinary medicine

  2. veterinary(adj)

    of or relating to veterinarians or veterinary medicine

Wiktionary

  1. veterinary(Noun)

    A veterinary surgeon, a veterinarian

  2. veterinary(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the medical or surgical treatment of animals, especially domestic and farm animals

Webster Dictionary

  1. Veterinary(adj)

    of or pertaining to the art of healing or treating the diseases of domestic animals, as oxen, horses, sheep, etc.; as, a veterinary writer or school

  2. Origin: [L. veterinarius of or belonging to beasts of burden and draught, fr. veterinus, probably originally, of or pertaining to yearlings: cf. F. vtrinaire. See Veteran, Wether.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Veterinary

    vet′e-ri-na-ri, adj. pertaining to the art of treating the diseases of domestic animals: professing or practising this art.—n. one skilled in the diseases of domestic animals.—Also Veterinā′rian. [L. veterinariusveterina (bestia), a beast of burden.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of veterinary in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of veterinary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donnie Smith:

    We won't jeopardize animal well-being just to get there, we'll use the best available treatments to keep our chickens healthy, under veterinary supervision.

  2. Misty Buswell:

    Families (Save the Children interviewed) spoke of sick babies dying at checkpoints, vets (veterinary surgeons) treating humans, and children forced to eat animal feed as they cower in basements from airstrikes.

  3. Paul Udoto:

    The mob had formed and in the process somebody got injured, and by the time the veterinary and security teams got to the ground it was already beyond salvation, with that commotion we risked more injuries or even possible deaths.

  4. Thomas Witte:

    All those equids that are doing the grunt work and supporting their human families in developing parts of the world -- the mules and donkeys -- they get very little in the way of veterinary care and very little in the way of attention.

  5. Haydn Parry:

    What's very important in this case is that it's not just the FDA who have evaluated our mosquito, the FDA have used an expert group drawn from Environmental Protection Agency, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Center for Veterinary Medicine, so that everyone involved had a chance for input.

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