space medicine

noun

Definition of space medicine

: a branch of medicine that deals with the physiological and biological effects on the human body of spaceflight

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First Known Use of space medicine

1949


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space medicine

noun

medical Definition of space medicine

: a branch of medicine concerned with the physiological and biological effects on the human body of spaceflight

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