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German translation of 'nursing'

Word Frequency


[ˈnɜːsɪŋ ]
1.  (care of invalids) Pflege f
2.  (profession) Krankenpflege f
she’s going in for nursing sie will in der Krankenpflege arbeiten
adjective attributive
nursing staff Pflegepersonal nt
the nursing profession die Krankenpflege; (nurses collectively) die Pflegeberufe npl

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Example Sentences Including 'nursing'

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It also sells insurance to fund nursing home care.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They are the safety officer, the medical officer, the nursing staff and the safety representatives.
Torrington, Derek Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)
That day the nursing home seemed to be the still centre of a shining, turning world.
Travers, P L What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)
Check that the ward has arranged any social or nursing care you need.
The Sun (2015)
English and nursing and midwifery are popular courses.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
New degrees in nursing practice and early years are planned for next year.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The area's chief nursing officer was there and agreed.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The university is strong in education and in nursing and midwifery.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
You will need to have a degree in nursing or midwifery.
The Sun (2013)
Anyone in residential care or nursing homes.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This example did more for the nursing staff than any number of lectures.
Siegel, Bernie S. (MD) Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)
He was working as a care assistant in the nursing home where a relative of hers was being looked after.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It blamed the moves on the difficulty in hiring nursing staff.
The Sun (2016)
Nursing assistant on a male ward for the mentally disabled.
The Sun (2008)
Social care cuts have forced six in ten councils to close residential and nursing homes this year.
The Sun (2016)
The nursing staff were attentive and efficient.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Universities said last night that applications for nursing, midwifery and allied health courses were down by about 20 per cent compared with this stage last year.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She found a job as a certified nursing assistant and enrolled in college.
Christianity Today (2000)

Trends of 'nursing'

Very Common. nursing is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'nursing' in Other Languages

British English: nursing NOUN
Nursing is the profession of looking after people who are ill.
She had no aptitude for nursing.
  • American English: nursing
  • Brazilian Portuguese: enfermagem
  • Chinese: 护理工作
  • European Spanish: enfermería
  • French: profession d'infirmière
  • German: Krankenpflege
  • Italian: professione di infermiere
  • Japanese: 看護
  • Korean: 간호
  • European Portuguese: enfermagem
  • Latin American Spanish: enfermería


Translation of nursing from the Collins English to German
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