veterinário

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin veterinarius (farrier; cattle doctor; veterinarian), from veterinum (beast of burden).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ve.te.ɾi.ˈna.ri.u/, /ve.te.ɾi.ˈna.rju/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ve.te.ɾi.ˈna.ri.o/, /ve.te.ɾi.ˈna.rjo/
  • Hyphenation: ve‧te‧ri‧ná‧ri‧o

Noun[edit]

veterinário m (plural veterinários, feminine veterinária, feminine plural veterinárias)

  1. veterinarian (doctor who treats animals)

Adjective[edit]

veterinário m (feminine veterinária, plural veterinários, feminine plural veterinárias; uncomparable)

  1. veterinary (of or relating to the medical treatment of animals)

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