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sports medicine

noun

Simple Definition of sports medicine

  • : a field of medicine that relates to the prevention and treatment of injuries and other health problems that affect people who play sports

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sports medicine

  1. :  a field of medicine concerned with the prevention and treatment of injuries and disorders that are related to participation in sports

1961

First Known Use of sports medicine

1961


Medical Dictionary

sports medicine

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noun \ˈspō(ə)rts-, ˈspȯ(ə)rts-\

Medical Definition of sports medicine

  1. :  a medical specialty concerned with the prevention and treatment of injuries and disorders that are related to participation in sports




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