veterinary medicine

noun

Medical Definition of veterinary medicine

: the science and art that deals with the maintenance of health in and the prevention, alleviation, and cure of disease and injury in animals and especially domestic animals

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“Veterinary medicine.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/veterinary%20medicine. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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