medicinal[mə dis′ən əl]
medicinal definition by Webster's New World
of, or having the properties of, medicine; curing, healing, or relieving
Origin: Middle English medycinal ; from Old French ; from Classical Latin medicinalis
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- medicinally adverb
medicinal definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Of, relating to, or having the properties of medicine.
- Having an unappealing, bitter flavor.
A preparation or product having the properties of a medicine.
- me·dicˈi·nal·ly adverb
medicinal - Medical Definition
Of, relating to, or having the properties of medicine.