Definition of registered nurse noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    registered nurse

    BrE BrE//ˌredʒɪstəd ˈnɜːs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌredʒɪstərd ˈnɜːrs//
    (abbreviation RN)
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  1. 1(North American English) a nurse who has a degree in nursing and who has passed an exam to be allowed to work in a particular state
  2. 2(British English) a nurse who has an official qualification
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: registered nurse

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