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A member of an army medical corps attached to a field unit.

[Short for medical aid man.]


n, pl -men
an army medical assistant attached to a field unit


(ˈeɪdˌmæn, -mən)

n., pl. -men (-ˌmɛn, -mən)
a military medical corpsman trained to provide initial emergency treatment.
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