professional negligence
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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


professional negligence
Category: Accidents & Injuries
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

professional negligence
n.
   See also: malpractice

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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