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


  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.


  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

    Etymology: [L. medicus.]

  2. Medic(adj)


    Etymology: [L. medicus.]


  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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  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. Brad Pitt:

    I think he’s smarter than I am. He’s not going to step in the same potholes, the industry has changed. It’s like the kind of film has changed. If you want to make substantial stories and things that are profound and mean something you kind of have to delve into the independent realm... He called Hacksaw Ridge a big independent film, noting that the film is not even that huge a budget or anything. Andrew Garfield plays Desmond T. Doss, a United States Army corporal and combat medic during WWII who won a Congressional Medal of Honor despite refusing to bear arms. Mel Gibson said bold men like Doss exist in the world today. MORE : Mel Gibson to be honored.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Megan Kingston:

    I figured something was going to happen to us eventually, as a medic, looking at all that [ smoke ], I knew it was toxic. A firefighter knows that you put on a breathing apparatus when you see smoke like that and you dont even go into the building unless youre on air. And we were next to that, breathing it in all the time.

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  • Pastor Ernest Sye
    A great tool. As a minister of the gospel I study with many different commentaries and references. This will be added to our collection.
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