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med 1

Syllabification: med
informal, chiefly North American

adjective

Medical: med school
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  • The money is good; he will soon be free of med school debt.
  • From the start there were two anthropologists in the med school staff.
  • Funny how your views on a field can change from med school up through residency.

plural noun

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Medicine; medication: he’d forgotten to take his meds
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  • I opined that since the good doctor had actually SEEN the patient, he might be the best to decide which med was appropriate.
  • Statins have become so critical in the war against cholesterol that a leading statin researcher compares them to the ultimate miracle med.
  • Aleve, also known as Naproxen, an over-the-counter med, was also associated with increased heart risks recently.

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Med 2 Syllabification: Med

noun

(the Med) informal, chiefly British

Origin

1940s: abbreviation.

Words that rhyme with Med

abed, ahead, bed, behead, Birkenhead, bled, bread, bred, coed, cred, crossbred, dead, dread, Ed, embed, Enzed, fed, fled, Fred, gainsaid, head, infrared, ked, lead, led, misled, misread, Ned, outspread, premed, pure-bred, read, red, redd, said, samoyed, shed, shred, sked, sled, sped, Spithead, spread, stead, ted, thread, tread, underbred, underfed, wed

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MEd 3 Syllabification: MEd

abbreviation

Master of Education.
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  • He has an MEd in instructional technology from George Mason University and is presently pursuing a PhD at George Mason's Graduate School of Education.
  • He has a BA from the University of the North and an MEd in counselling psychology from an American institution, as well as a PhD in Education from Rhodes.
  • Vice chair Suzanne M. Whitmer, RN, CNOR, MEd, formally thanked the 2001 authors who wrote articles for the newsletter.

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