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1. a person, usually a woman, who tends the sick, injured, or infirm
2. Zoology a worker in a colony of social insects that takes care of the larvae

What does it mean when you dream about a nurse?

Dreaming of a nurse suggests a need to be taken care of and to be healed. It also sometimes indicates a healing is in progress. This dream also implies that strained or unpleasant conditions are being set aright.

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"Joe" Joslyn, Jr., 83, of Westborough, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at home surrounded by his loving wife, his family and his special nurse "Leigh".
"I'm going to give it my everything," he told the cameras while wearing his special nurse hat.
On April 26, three finalists, along with the readers who nominated them, will be honored, and one special nurse will be presented with the Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing.
David added: "They even put on a special nurse so Jennifer could attend the Children's Heart Unit Fund at St James' Park."
'Olwyn was at home and very ill but we received amazing help from a very special nurse, Eirwen, who organised just about everything for us.
During Gut Week, which runs from next Monday until Sunday, people who have a problem or are worried can call a special nurse for advice.
Scott Chisholm Lamont is a special nurse III and adjunct clinical lecturer, University of New Mexico Hospitals, Albuquerque.
NPs earn Master's degrees in nursing and undergo special nurse practitioner training which is rigorously controlled by nursing schools.
It takes a special nurse to work in the ID forensic and mental health area, but those who do claim high levels of professional satisfaction.
At press time, the Georgia Motor Vehicle Division announced that the GNF special nurse license plate would be available at county tag offices VERY SOON.
Among them will be Wendy Hicks, a special nurse who runs Newcastle's specialist weight management service.

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