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Root Words:

[かん()·() + ()]
kango + fu

English Meaning(s) for 看護婦

  1. (female) nurse

Definition and Synonyms for 看護婦

Nurse one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
Synonyms: ナース, 白衣の天使, 看護人, 看護士, 看護婦, 看護師

Meanings for each kanji in 看護婦

watch over; see Kanji Details »
safeguard; protect Kanji Details »
lady; woman; wife; bride Kanji Details »

Categories 看護婦 is a member of

Health Professional a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability
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Sample Sentences for 看護婦

The average nurse is entitled to three weeks' holiday a year.
Nurses attend sick people.
John likes the nurse.
In Japan, are nurses high on the social scale?
The nurse looked after the babies.

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