a medical practitioner whose practice is not limited to any specific branch of medicine or class of diseases.
a physician who does not specialize but has a medical practice (general practice) in which he deals with all illnesses Informal name family doctor, GP
general practitioner n.
Abbr. G.P., GP
A physician whose practice consists of providing ongoing care covering a variety of medical problems in patients of all ages, often including referral to appropriate specialists. Also called family doctor.
noun, Astronomy. 1. the precession that results from both lunisolar precession and planetary precession; precession of the equinoxes.
- General protection failure
(GPF, or General Protection Fault) An addressing error, caught by the processor’s memory protection hardware, that cannot be attributed to any expected condition such as a page fault. (1995-03-28)
- General protection fault
General Protection Failure
- General public licence
spelling It’s spelled “General Public License”. (In the UK, “licence” is a noun and “license” is a verb (like “advice”/”advise”) but in the US both are spelled “license”). (1995-05-12)