What does clinical mean?

Definitions for clinical
ˈklɪn ɪ kəlclin·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clinicaladjective

    relating to a clinic or conducted in or as if in a clinic and depending on direct observation of patients

    "clinical observation"; "clinical case study"

  2. clinicaladjective

    scientifically detached; unemotional

    "he spoke in the clipped clinical monotones typical of police testimony"

Wiktionary

  1. clinicaladjective

    of or pertaining to a medical clinic or facility.

    Etymology: clinic + -al.

  2. clinicaladjective

    dealing with how to practically manage patients, contrasting with pre-health sciences

    Etymology: clinic + -al.

  3. clinicaladjective

    done in a cool, emotionless fashion.

    Etymology: clinic + -al.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clinicalverb

    alt. of Clinic

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'clinical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3204

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'clinical' in Adjectives Frequency: #446

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clinical in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clinical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of clinical in a Sentence

  1. Keith Stewart:

    I'm very confident liquid biopsies will become a routine part of clinical practice in cancer.

  2. Jon Radulovic:

    [Volunteers] spend time with the patient, not necessarily doing clinical things, but they might read to them or provide companionship or give respite care so the spouse can get out of the house and get a break.

  3. Ragini Verma:

    It certainly does not resemble the imaging presentation of traumatic brain injury or concussion, although they present with clinical symptoms which are concussion-like, it says something happened, and we need to look further, and that's about it.

  4. Manmeet Ahluwalia:

    The brain tumor community is very united in our quest for finding better treatments for our patients, and I think the progress will come through clearly planned and orchestrated clinical trials, looking at both approaches, immunotherapies... and appropriate uses of targeted therapies, which will go and attack the genes that drive a particular tumor.

  5. Ram Koppaka:

    The fact that a given individual that presents for clinical evaluation could have flu, could have lung injury due to e-cigarettes, or both, makes it complicated for providers.

Images & Illustrations of clinical

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