Definitions for medically

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

med•i•calˈmɛd ɪ kəl(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to the science or practice of medicine.

    Category: Medicine

  2. curative; medicinal

    medical properties.

    Category: Medicine

  3. pertaining to or requiring treatment by other than surgical means.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Medicine

  4. pertaining to or indicating the state of one's health:

    a medical leave.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Medicine

  5. (n.)a medical examination.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Medicine

Origin of medical:

1640–50; < ML medicālis= L medic(us) medical (der. of medērī to heal) +-ālis -al1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. medically(adverb)

    involving medical practice

    "medically trained nurses"; "medically correct treatment"


  1. medically(Adverb)

    For medical purposes.

    This drug should be used medically rather than recreationally.

  2. medically(Adverb)

    In a medical manner or context.

    medically speaking

Webster Dictionary

  1. Medically(adverb)

    in a medical manner; with reference to healing, or to the principles of the healing art

Anagrams of medically

  1. decimally

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