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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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