Medical definitions

mĕd'ĭ-kəl
Of or relating to the study or practice of medicine.
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Requiring treatment by medicine.
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Relating to the study or practice of medicine.
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Requiring treatment by medicine.
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Of or connected with medicine or the practice or study of medicine.
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The definition of medical is relating to medicine.

An example of medical used as an adjective is the phrase a "medical tool" which means a tool used by doctors and nurses.

An example of medical used as an adjective is the phrase a "medical emergency" which means an emergency that requires a doctor's attention.

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Of or pertaining to the practice of medicine.

Do you have any medical experience?

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(informal) A medical examination.

You'll have to get a medical before you apply for that job.

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Origin of medical

Medieval Latin medicālis from Latin medicus physician from medērī to heal med- in Indo-European roots