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massive

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adjective mas·sive \ˈmas-iv\

Medical Definition of massive

  1. 1:  large in comparison to what is typical—used especially of medical dosage or of an infective agent <a massive dose of penicillin>

  2. 2:  being extensive and severe—used of a pathologic condition <a massive hemorrhage> <a massive collapse of a lung>





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