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División en sílabas: med·i·cal
Pronunciación: /ˈmedək(ə)l

Definición de medical en inglés:


1Of or relating to the science of medicine, or to the treatment of illness and injuries: a medical center the medical profession
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The occasion was the examination in general practice for fifth year medical students.
  • However, the medical practices committee is unlikely to allow an increase in our numbers.
  • Even when unable to work she maintained a keen interest in medical practice.
1.1Of or relating to conditions requiring medical but not surgical treatment: he was transferred for further treatment to a medical ward
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • She was transferred to a medical ward after three days in the intensive therapy unit.
  • The medical wards of hospitals admit the oldest and sickest people in our community.
  • Heart failure is the most common single cause of death in many hospital medical wards.


mid 17th century: via French from medieval Latin medicalis, from Latin medicus 'physician'.



Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Incomplete acute ischaemia can usually be treated medically in the first instance.
  • I felt embarrassed when I went to see her in intensive care because I had little to offer medically.
  • But however justified hesitation may be medically, it can seem callous to patients.

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