Definition of proctologist in English:

proctologist

noun

See proctology

  • ‘Initially, the consultant proctologist at St. Margaret's Hospital was optimistic.’
  • ‘As the saying goes, you don't hire a proctologist to do brain surgery - even though they're both doctors, they have different specialties.’
  • ‘Borrowing the time-honored phrase used by proctologists the world over: You're going to feel some pressure.’
  • ‘Senior Black women and men should work in a visit to the proctologist every five years to prevent colon cancer.’
  • ‘Being the biggest comic-sceptic in the world, the thought of seeing a film that had even the fan-boys moaning filled me with the type of dread anyone else would reserve for a proctologist appointment.’

Pronunciation

proctologist

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