What does Medical mean?

Definitions for Medical
ˈmɛd ɪ kəlMed·i·cal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Medical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. checkup, medical checkup, medical examination, medical exam, medical, health checkadjective

    a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person

  2. medicaladjective

    relating to the study or practice of medicine

    "the medical profession"; "a medical student"; "medical school"

  3. medicaladjective

    requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as opposed to surgery

    "medical treatment"; "pneumonia is a medical disease"

  4. aesculapian, medicaladjective

    of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art

Wiktionary

  1. medicalnoun

    A medical examination.

    You'll have to get a medical before you apply for that job.

  2. medicaladjective

    Of or pertaining to the practice of medicine.

    Do you have any medical experience?

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Medicaladjective

    Physical; relating to the art of healing; medicinal.

    Etymology: medicus, Lat.

    In this work attempts will exceed performances, it being composed by snatches of time, as medical vacation would permit. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Medicaladjective

    of, pertaining to, or having to do with, the art of healing disease, or the science of medicine; as, the medical profession; medical services; a medical dictionary; medical jurisprudence

  2. Medicaladjective

    containing medicine; used in medicine; medicinal; as, the medical properties of a plant

  3. Etymology: [LL. medicalis, L. medicus belonging to healing, fr. mederi to heal; cf. Zend madha medical science, wisdom, Gr. to learn, E. mind: cf. F. mdical.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Medical

    med′i-kal, adj. relating to the art of healing diseases: containing that which heals: intended to promote the study of medicine.—adv. Med′ically.—Medical jurisprudence (see Jurisprudence). [Fr.,—Low L. medicalis—L. medicus, pertaining to healing, a physician—medēri, to heal.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Medical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1068

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Medical' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1835

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Medical' in Adjectives Frequency: #135

Anagrams for Medical »

  1. camelid

  2. claimed

  3. decimal

  4. declaim

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Medical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Medical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Medical in a Sentence

  1. Ronny Jackson:

    There's something seriously going on with this man right now, and, you know, I think that he's either going to resign, they're going to convince him to resign from office at some point in the near future for medical issues or they're going to have to use the 25th Amendment to get rid of this man right now.

  2. Jim Caldwell:

    I will be stepping back due to some medical complications that require my full attention, i want to thank (owner) Stephen Ross, (general manager) Chris Grier, Coach (Brian) Flores and the rest of the organization for the support they have given me and my family.

  3. John Hurt:

    I have recently been diagnosed with early stage pancreatic cancer. I am undergoing treatment and am more than optimistic about a satisfactory outcome, as indeed is the medical team.

  4. Charlotte Bellis:

    They rejected us, they said, frankly, you're outside some kind of 14-day arbitrary window that we have, but even if you were inside it, you haven't met the threshold for needing medical treatment.

  5. Mark Carney:

    It will pass, the medical situation will pass. With time there will be a vaccine, the spread of the virus will be arrested. We don't know exactly what that period of time is, nor do the expert epidemiologists, they talk in terms of scenarios and probabilities, quite rightly so, we have the resilience in the system that has been built up over a decade that can withstand all of those scenarios.

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