Dr Watson

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A doctor who is the companion and assistant of Sherlock Holmes in detective stories by Arthur Conan Doyle; his good nature and lack of perspicacity make him a foil to the more difficult but brilliant Holmes. (See also Elementary, my dear Watson.)

Subjects: Literature.

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