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The medical study and treatment of physiological and psychological disorders associated with atmospheric or space flight. Also called aeromedicine, aviation medicine.
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|Noun||1.||aerospace medicine - the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight)|
biomedicine - the branch of medical science that studies the ability of organisms to withstand environmental stress (as in space travel)
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