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“go·mer  n. 1 MILITARY SLANG an inept or stupid colleague, especially a trainee. 2 INFORMAL (used mainly by doctors) a troublesome patient, especially an elderly or homeless one.  1960s: origin uncertain; sense 1 perhaps from the television character Gomer Pyle, a bungling Marine Corps enlistee; sense 2 perhaps an acronym from get out of my emergency room.”


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