of, or having the properties of, medicine; curing, healing, or relieving
Origin of medicinalMiddle English medycinal from Old French from Classical Latin medicinalis
- Of, relating to, or having the properties of medicine.
- Having an unappealing, bitter flavor.
A preparation or product having the properties of a medicine.
- Any plant that can be used for medicinal purposes.
From Latin medicÄ«nÄlis.