- Of or relating to the diseases, injuries, and treatment of animals: veterinary medicine a veterinary nurseMore example sentences
- And in these advantages our domestic animals have had due share by the improvement of veterinary medicine.
- Many years ago my love for animals steered me toward a career in veterinary medicine.
- The Forum discussed the possibility of organising veterinary inspections at the farm prior to departure.
noun (plural veterinaries)• dated Back to top
- A veterinarian.More example sentences
- In this year's no 22 of the Swedish magazine Ridsport, two Norwegian veterinaries reported on a test they had performed themselves.
late 18th century: from Latin veterinarius, from veterinae 'cattle'.
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