Definition of medical
- the medical profession
- a medical journal
- a medical problem
- an important advance in medical science
He has a dangerous medical condition.
The report was published in a leading medical journal.
Her recovery was a medical miracle.
He opened his own medical practice.
an important advance in medical science
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: of or relating to the treatment of diseases and injuries : of or relating to medicine
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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