clínica

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See also: clinica and clinică

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

clínica f (plural clíniques)

  1. clinic
  2. female equivalent of clínic

Adjective[edit]

clínica f sg

  1. feminine singular of clínic

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From clínico (clinical).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

clínica f (plural clínicas)

  1. (healthcare) clinic (small medical facility)
    • 1889, França Júnior, As Doutoras, 2nd act, 12th scene.
      A sua clínica desaparecerá, minha senhora, no dia em que as mulheres formarem-se às dúzias e aos centos.
      Your clinic will disappear, my lady, on the day that the women graduate by the dozens and by the hundreds.
  2. (uncountable) medicine; healthcare (the practice of treating disease)
    • 1927, Humberto de Campos, A caridade, O Brasil Anedótico, chapter 285.
      O dr. Mateus Saraiva, que exerceu a clínica no Rio de Janeiro na primeira parte do século XVIII
      Doctor Mateus Saraiva, who pratised medicine in Rio de Janeiro in the first part of the 18th century.
    Synonym: medicina
  3. female equivalent of clínico

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Adjective[edit]

clínica

  1. feminine singular of clínico

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

clínica f (plural clínicas)

  1. medical clinic

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Adjective[edit]

clínica

  1. feminine singular of clínico