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1. Of or relating to the study or practice of medicine.
2. Requiring treatment by medicine.

[Medieval Latin medicālis, from Latin medicus, physician, from medērī, to heal; see med- in Indo-European roots.]

med′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.medically - involving medical practicemedically - involving medical practice; "medically trained nurses"; "medically correct treatment"
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[ˈmedɪkəlɪ] ADV [prove, explain, treat] → médicamente
he was medically examinedse le hizo un reconocimiento médico or un exámen médico or una revisión médica
it is recognized medically as being a good dietse considera una buena dieta desde el punto de vista médico
he was pronounced medically fitdictaminaron que estaba sano or que su salud era buena; (for army) → los médicos lo declararon apto
medically qualifiedtitulado en medicina
medically speakingdesde el punto de vista médico


advmedizinisch; examineärztlich; to be medically qualified/trainedeine medizinische Ausbildung absolviert/gemacht haben


[ˈmɛdɪklɪ] advdal punto di vista medico
medically treated → curato/a da un medico


(ˈmedikəl) adjective
of healing, medicine or doctors. medical care; medical insurance.
a medical examination.
ˈmedically adverb
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If he travels in his own comfortable carriage--whatever I may think, morally speaking, of his enterprise--I can't say, medically speaking, that I believe it will do him much harm.
I am afraid that, medically speaking, the end of your troubles is not yet.
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Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new study conducted at the University of Kentucky has found that meal replacements in a medically supervised weight loss program are successful in facilitating weight loss.
The Long Island Real Estate Group has contributed $30,000 to the Association for Technology Dependent Children / Angela's House, which is using the money to build a new group home for medically frail children.
Then vote for those who support medically accurate sexuality education programs and policies at the federal, state, and local levels.
Specialised in reproductive medicine, based in the Medically Assisted Procreation (MAP) Centre at the Clinique des Grangettes in Geneva and researcher into human embryo implantation, Dr.
But if they do they are required to teach a ``comprehensive'' curriculum that stresses abstinence while including medically accurate information on all forms of contraception.
The few deaths that have occurred among women who had medically induced abortions were caused by bacterial infections, not the drug itself, according to a study published in the Dec.
The interim final rules also address the sharing of medically related information among affiliates.

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