What does veterinary mean?

Definitions for veterinaryˈvɛt ər əˌnɛr i, ˈvɛ trə-

Here are all the 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


  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.]


  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

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