premedical

adjective pre·med·i·cal \ (ˌ)prē-ˈme-di-kəl \
|Updated on: 2 Jul 2018

Definition of premedical

: preceding and preparing for the professional study of medicine

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First Known Use of premedical

1879

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premedical

adjective pre·med·i·cal \ ˌprē-ˈmed-i-kəl \

medical Definition of premedical

: preceding and preparing for the professional study of medicine
  • a premedical course at a university
  • a premedical student

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