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"Medica perita multos milites sanat."

Translation:The skilled doctor heals many soldiers.

November 11, 2019

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Physician is a better contemporary translation than a generic term, doctor. It should read medical doctor, to be precise. The word doctor can be used, nowadays, to describe anyone who had earned a PhD title. From the context, of course, we can surmise that it is not a Doctor of Jurisprudence who does the healing.

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