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Coined by Sir Thomas Browne, 1646, based on Latin medicus.
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- Of or pertaining to the practice of medicine.
- Do you have any medical experience?
2013 June 21, Karen McVeigh, “US rules human genes can't be patented”, The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 2, page 10:
- The US supreme court has ruled unanimously that natural human genes cannot be patented, a decision that scientists and civil rights campaigners said removed a major barrier to patient care and medical innovation.
of the practice of medicine
- medical doctor
- medical examination
- medical exemption
- medical history
- medical record
- medical student
- medical treatment
medical (plural medicals)