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noun med·i·cine \ˈmed-ə-sən, British usually ˈmed-sən\

Medical Definition of medicine

  1. 1:  a substance or preparation used in treating disease

  2. 2a:  the science and art dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention, alleviation, or cure of diseaseb:  the branch of medicine concerned with the nonsurgical treatment of disease





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