What does clinical mean?

Definitions for clinicalˈklɪn ɪ kəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. clinical(adj)

    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. clinical(adj)

    scientifically detached; unemotional

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


  1. clinical(Adjective)

    of or pertaining to a medical clinic or facility.

  2. clinical(Adjective)

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

  3. clinical(Adjective)

    done in a cool, emotionless fashion.

  4. Origin: clinic + -al.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clinical(verb)

    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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maximina Yun:

    I will live to see the clinical application of this.

  2. Nancy Young:

    That is something that I see in my clinical practice.

  3. Billy Rios:

    Clinical software is riddled with security vulnerabilities.

  4. David Tovey:

    The majority of clinical research is sponsored by the manufacturers.

  5. Colin Duncan:

    That treatment took well over 20 years to get into clinical practice.

Images & Illustrations of clinical

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