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so·cial·ized medicine

(sō′shə-līzd′)
n.
A government-regulated system for providing health care for all by means of subsidies derived from taxation.

so′cialized med′icine


n.
any of various systems to provide a nation with complete medical care through government subsidization and regularization of medical and health services.
[1935–40]
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You must be aware of real Tory beliefs, although disguised, that they detest the idea of universal state medicine.
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David Arnold, Colonizing the Body: State Medicine and Epidemic Disease in Nineteenth-Century India, London: University of California Press, 1993; Mark Harrison, Climates and Constitutions: Health, Race, Environment and British Imperialism in India 1600-1850, New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.
167-192), scientific research on the antimalarial efficacy of changshan (Dichroa febrifuga root), and experimental efforts to implement State Medicine in rural China.
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The service is unique in Britain - state medicine on an unprecedented scale, in modern hospitals, with modern equipment - and is run directly by the Scottish Office in Edinburgh.

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