nonclinical

adjective non·clin·i·cal \ ˌnän-ˈkli-ni-kəl \
|Updated on: 16 May 2018

Definition of nonclinical

: not clinical: such as
a : not relating to, involving, or concerned with the direct observation and treatment of living patients
  • a nonclinical job
  • nonclinical duties
b : not based on or characterized by observable and diagnosable symptoms of disease
  • a nonclinical infection

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1877

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