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
relating to the study or practice of medicine
"the medical profession"; "a medical student"; "medical school"
requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as opposed to surgery
"medical treatment"; "pneumonia is a medical disease"
of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art
A medical examination.
You'll have to get a medical before you apply for that job.
Of or pertaining to the practice of medicine.
Do you have any medical experience?
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
containing medicine; used in medicine; medicinal; as, the medical properties of a plant
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
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.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'medical' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1835
Rank popularity for the word 'medical' in Adjectives Frequency: #135
The numerical value of medical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of medical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
[The doctor] said despite Frank’s own medical issues, his only concern is with her well-being, just the history of them struck a special chord for me. I know it’s hard for the all our patients being here so anything we can do to bring them a little bit of joy is always important to us at St. Elizabeth’s.
The reality of the healthcare is that it's supported by medical institutions and it saves lives, children will die.
I am really alarmed, i sent an immediate request to authorities for more supplies to be brought in. We are asking for mobile clinics and medical teams to be dispatched.
We respect Chris Borland's decision and wish Chris Borland all the best. Playing any sport is a personal decision, by any measure, football has never been safer... with rule changes, safer tackling techniques at all levels of football, and better equipment, protocols and medical care for players.
Having a newborn is an exciting time, but we recommend limiting visitors if they do not live in the same household, if you must leave the house, to take your newborn to their medical provider, for example, call your doctors office and ask for any special instructions.
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- mèdicCatalan, Valencian
- médica, médicoSpanish
- lèighScottish Gaelic
- медицинский, медицинская, врачебныйRussian
- Y khoaVietnamese
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