doctor up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v doctor up alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive "Sophisticate rose water with geraniol"
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Usage

In literature:

The doctor ordered that I should come up to Washington in a week or two.
"Daisy" by Elizabeth Wetherell
Well, up to the present they have belonged to the Dop Doctor.
"The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
Danvers read no further, but looked up to catch the doctor's eye.
"A Man of Two Countries" by Alice Harriman
De doctor, he say it de fever en dat all we know, but it acts like de straw fever all up en down.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
But you have brought up your lads in the fear of the Lord and Bruce will serve his Maker well as a doctor, I've no fear.
"In Orchard Glen" by Marian Keith
Thinking it was the doctor, Roderick sprang up relieved.
"The End of the Rainbow" by Marian Keith
But, doctor, if you don't hurry up, I fear we shall want sky-pilots along.
"Hurricane Island" by H. B. Marriott Watson
When the doctor came in Sunday morning a smile lighted up his face.
"A Modern Cinderella" by Amanda M. Douglas
I followed the Doctor up the ladder and into the space flier.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930" by Various
When the boys arrived at Oak Hall they found Doctor Clay sitting up to receive them.
"Dave Porter and the Runaways" by Edward Stratemeyer
Doctor West drew himself up and his faded cheeks flushed indignantly.
"Counsel for the Defense" by Leroy Scott
I saw your doctor down in the village, and he allowed he'd come up to see you this afternoon.
"The Faith Healer" by William Vaughn Moody
And now they say if I do not pay up at once they'll expose me to the doctor and my folks.
"Dave Porter in the Far North" by Edward Stratemeyer
The doctor ordered it, and, besides, the ordinary high-heeled shoes seem foolish up here in the mountains.
"They of the High Trails" by Hamlin Garland
The doctor walked up and down nervously.
"The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras" by Jules Verne
He now looked up at the Doctor.
"Dr. Sevier" by George W. Cable
The doctor said you could sit up more each day now.
"Traffic in Souls" by Eustace Hale Ball
The doctor made his way up through the little mob of terrified children.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
Wisht I could find a doctor to fix it up so I could git back to the boys.
"Si Klegg, Book 4 (of 6) Experiences Of Si And Shorty On The Great Tullahoma Campaign" by John McElroy
One man set up in business as a doctor and gave his patients a bull's heart dried and powdered for medicine.
"Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North" by Fullerton Waldo
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In poetry:

At length a doctor came, and rung
(As ALLAH ACHMET had desired),
Who felt his pulse, looked up his tongue,
And hemmed and hawed, and then inquired:
"Ben Allah Achmet, or, the Fatal Tum" by William Schwenck Gilbert
This fine young man then up stepped he,
And all the doctors made a pause;
Said he, The man must die, you see,
By the fifty-seventh of Louis’s laws.
"The Stethoscope Song. A Professional Ballad" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
"The time has come," the Walrus said;
"To talk of doctors' bills,
Of pulses up to fever height,
Of medicine and pills.
I would not for the world alarm,
But - shall we make our wills?"
"Avenged!" by P G Wodehouse
Takin' it too moche w'isky, is purty hard job to cure,
But only for poor ole w'isky, village of Beausejour
Can never have such a doctor, an' dat’s w'y it aint no tam
Talk very moche agin it, but fill her up jus' de sam'.
"Doctor Hilaire" by William Henry Drummond
"O Justice!" says the Doctor, "instrugt me what to do.
I've come up from the country, to throw myself on you;
My patients have no doctor to tend them in their ills,
(There they are in Suffolk without their drafts and pills!)
"The Lamentable Ballad Of The Foundling Of Shoreditch" by William Makepeace Thackeray
But when an old woman, already deaf,
Wakes from a night of headaches, and the dark
Won't disappear--when doctors call like tedious
Birds, "If only..." up and down hospital halls--
When, long-distance, I hear her say, "Don't worry.
"Blind" by Charles H Webb

In news:

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh had an appointment Tuesday for a follow-up evaluation with doctors after undergoing a minor procedure last Thursday for an irregular heartbeat.
The trees of the Annex are having their annual doctor's check up.
A survey found that young adults are skipping needed health care and racking up debt from doctor bills as medical costs rise.
WHEN I WAS growing up, the white coats most TV doctors wore might as well have been white hats.
UK dials up 'virtual doctors' in big telehealth push.
Gee was hospitalized in this week, as doctors used a catheter to break up a blood clot.
Georgia Immigration Law Trips Up Doctors And Nurses.
Two Saturdays ago my favorite show in the whole wide universe Doctor Who started back up for a new season.
WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT Now, it's up to the doctors.
Young dental patients heed doctor's call to give up Hallowen candy.
It's up to you to insist doctor's writing is legible.
Doctors told him to give up singing, but he didn't.
In between growing up on his family's Panama, Okla. Farm and his later work for Muskogee General Hospital, Mahan was a doctor to astronauts and first ladies.
A family doctor on Long Island has an affair with a patient, who ends up divorced.
Obama's ex-doctor: Insurers 'screwing it up'.
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In science:

The result presented here was pointed out to me by Seth Lloyd during my Part III doctoral exam1 and I thank him for the access to the write-up of his unpublished work .
Local Hamiltonians in Quantum Computation
The lecture was associated with the Doctoral Program “Computational Mathematics : Numerical Analysis and Symbolic Computation ” (W1214), which is a follow-up pro gram to the SFB F013.
Symbolic Analysis for Boundary Problems: From Rewriting to Parametrized Gr\"obner Bases
For a given metric, the best five years for an individual are hi s/her best five consecutive calendar years during the career span from after the doctorate year up through 2006.
A view of mathematics research productivity at U.S. regional public universities
The best up-to-ten-year period is the best ten consecutive years during the career span or the period from after the doctorate year through 2006, if the latter is less than ten years.
A view of mathematics research productivity at U.S. regional public universities
Now, consider the nature of information requirement of the doctor in context of this particular activity. She will be interested in knowing common causes of S. Then she might like to look-up whether S occurs due to C or T or a combination of both.
A theoretical foundation for building Knowledge-work Support Systems
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