medical meaning

  • NounPLmedicalsPREmé-SUF-ical
    1. INF A medical examination.
      1. You'll have to get a medical before you apply for that job.
  • AdjectiveCOMmore medicalSUPmost medical
    1. Of or pertaining to the practice of medicine.
      1. medical doctor; medical student
      2. Do you have any medical experience? ‎
    2. Intended to have a therapeutic effect; medicinal.
      1. medical marijuana; medical cannabis; medical treatment
    3. Requiring medical treatment.
      1. A costly medical condition can bankrupt you if it doesn't kill you first.
    4. Pertaining to the state of one's health.
      1. medical examinaton; medical exemption; medical history; medical record; medical diagnosis
    5. (Britain) Pertaining to or requiring treatment by other than surgical means.
      1. medical ward
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • They are extremely effective in reducing pain, which many medical studies suggest is widely undertreated in patients suffering serious illness.
      • To investigate whether early rehabilitation reduces the occurrence of posttotal hip arthroplasty (THA) complications, adverse events, and medical expenses within one postoperative year.
      • In medical terms, it would be a cephalosomatic anastomosis, the first of its kind.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Medical triazoles include itraconazole, voriconazole, and posaconazole, whereas agricultural triazoles include tebuconazole, difenoconazole, and propiconazole.
      • Medical Scale Co. offers both rigid weighboard and stretcher style scales to weigh your bedridden patients.

Meaning of medical for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "medical" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
      Difficultness: Level 1
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 7
      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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