What does medic mean?

Definitions for medic
ˈmɛd ɪkmedic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. medic, medick, trefoil(noun)

    any of several Old World herbs of the genus Medicago having small flowers and trifoliate compound leaves

  2. medical officer, medic(noun)

    a medical practitioner in the armed forces

GCIDE

  1. Medic(n.)

    Specifically: (Mil.) A member of the medical corps in the military.

  2. Medic(n.)

    A medical doctor.

  3. Medic(n.)

    A medical student.

Wiktionary

  1. medic(Noun)

    Medick; any of various European and North African herbs, of the genus Medicago, several of which are grown for fodder etc.

  2. medic(Noun)

    A doctor, especially in the military

  3. medic(Noun)

    A medical student.

  4. medic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to medicines; medical.

  5. Medic(ProperNoun)

    The Median language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Medic(noun)

    a leguminous plant of the genus Medicago. The black medic is the Medicago lupulina; the purple medic, or lucern, is M. sativa

  2. Medic(adj)

    medical

  3. Origin: [L. medicus.]

Freebase

  1. Medic

    Medic is a general term for a person involved in medicine; a physician, medical student, or military medical corpsman. In the UK, the term "medic" amongst doctors indicates that someone has followed a "medical" career path accredited by the MRCP such as cardiology or endocrinology. This is in contrast to a surgical branch of specialisation in postgraduate professional training.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Medic

    med′ik, n. one of several plants of the genus Medicago, esp. the purple medic or lucerne—leguminous plants, with leaves like those of clover.—Also Med′ick. [L. medica—Gr. mēdikē (poa), 'median' (grass).]

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How to say medic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of medic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of medic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of medic in a Sentence

  1. Deputy Commissioner Kevin Davis:

    They pick him up off the floor and place him on the seat at that time. He says he needs a medic.

  2. Steven Blaney:

    Omar Khadr pleaded guilty to heinous crimes, including the murder of American Army medic Sergeant Christopher Speer.

  3. Steven Blaney:

    We are disappointed with today's decision, and regret that a convicted terrorist has been allowed back into Canadian society without having served his full sentence, omar Khadr pleaded guilty to heinous crimes, including the murder of American Army medic Sergeant Christopher Speer.

  4. Terry Pratchett:

    I have vowed that rather than let Alzheimer's take me, I would take it, i would live my life as ever to the full and die, before the disease mounted its last attack, in my own home, in a chair on the lawn, with a brandy in my hand to wash down whatever modern version of the Brompton Cocktail some helpful medic could supply. And with Thomas Tallis on my iPod, I would shake hands with death.

  5. Sarah Wootton:

    I would live my life as ever to the full and die, before the disease mounted its last attack, in my own home, in a chair on the lawn, with a brandy in my hand to wash down whatever modern version of the Brompton Cocktail some helpful medic could supply. And with Thomas Tallis on my iPod, I would shake hands with death. sir Terry was fond of saying, 'It's time we learned to be as good at dying as we are at living' and his brave approach to confronting issues of death, including his own, was a heartfelt demonstration of dignity.

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