member(redirected from member of medical staff)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
member(Constituent part), noun article, branch, component, department, division, element, factor, feature, fraction, ingredient, integral part, item, link, part, piece, portion, section, segment, share, small part, subordinate part, unit
member(Individual in a group), noun affiliate, belonger, cardholder, committeeperson, comrade, confederate, constituent, cooperator, copartner, cosharer, enlistee, enrolled person, fellow, follower, guildsman, participator, partner, patron, registered person, sharer, stockholder, teammate
See also: chapter, element, ingredient, offshoot, organ, participant, party
memberevery person who agrees to become a member of a company and whose name is entered on its register of members.
MEMBER. This word has various significations: 1. The limits of the body
useful in self-defence. Membrum est pars corporis habens destinatum
operationem in corpore. Co. Litt. 126 a. See Limbs.
2.-2. An individual who belongs to a firm, partnership, company or corporation. Vide Corporation; Partnership.
3.-3. One who belongs to a legislative body, or other branch of the government; as, a member of the house of representatives; a member of the court.