Of, pertaining to, or having to do with, the art of healing disease, or the science of medicine; as, the medical profession; medical services; a medical dictionary; medical jurisprudence.
MEDICARE: use for major pieces only. MEDICINE$: general profession, research, trends; prescription drugs; contrast with HEALTH. MEDICINE: specific person or phenomenon, e.g. transplant patients.
relating to the study or practice of medicine; "the medical profession"; "a medical student"; "medical school"