Sir Paul Maxime 1949- British geneticist
ETYM Old Eng. nourse, nurice, norice, Old Fren. nurrice, norrice, nourrice, French nourrice, from Latin nutricia nurse, prop., fem. of nutricius that nourishes; akin to nutrix, -icis, nurse, from nutrire to nourish. Related to Nourish, Nutritious.
One skilled in caring for the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician).
1. To serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people.
2. To treat carefully
3. To try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury