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Forensic medicineForensic Fo*ren"sic, a. [L. forensis, fr. forum a public
place, market place. See Forum.]
Belonging to courts of judicature or to public discussion and
debate; used in legal proceedings, or in public discussions;
argumentative; rhetorical; as, forensic eloquence or
Forensic medicine, medical jurisprudence; medicine in its
relations to law. Hirudo medicinalisused in medicine, as Hirudo medicinalis of Europe, and allied
Note: In the mouth of bloodsucking leeches are three
convergent, serrated jaws, moved by strong muscles. By
the motion of these jaws a stellate incision is made in
the skin, through which the leech sucks blood till it
is gorged, and then drops off. The stomach has large
pouches on each side to hold the blood. The common
large bloodsucking leech of America (Macrobdella
decora) is dark olive above, and red below, with black
spots. Many kinds of leeches are parasitic on fishes;
others feed upon worms and mollusks, and have no jaws
for drawing blood. See Bdelloidea. Hirudinea, and
3. (Surg.) A glass tube of peculiar construction, adapted for
drawing blood from a scarified part by means of a vacuum.
Horse leech, a less powerful European leech (H[ae]mopis
vorax), commonly attacking the membrane that lines the
inside of the mouth and nostrils of animals that drink at
pools where it lives. Hirudo medicinalisBloodsucker Blood"suck`er, n.
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any animal that sucks blood; esp., the leech
(Hirudo medicinalis), and related species.
2. One who sheds blood; a cruel, bloodthirsty man; one guilty
of bloodshed; a murderer. [Obs.] --Shak.
3. A hard and exacting master, landlord, or money lender; an
Medicinable Me*dic"i*na*ble, a.
Medicinal; having the power of healing. [Obs.] --Shak.
Medicinally Me*dic"i*nal*ly, adv.
In a medicinal manner.
MedicineMedicine Med"i*cine, n.
(a) Among the North American Indians, any object supposed
to give control over natural or magical forces, to act
as a protective charm, or to cause healing; also,
magical power itself; the potency which a charm,
token, or rite is supposed to exert.
The North American Indian boy usually took as
his medicine the first animal of which he
dreamed during the long and solitary fast that
he observed at puberty. --F. H.
(b) Hence, a similar object or agency among other savages.
2. Short for Medicine man.
3. Intoxicating liquor; drink. [Slang]
Medicine Med"i*cine, v. t.
To give medicine to; to affect as a medicine does; to remedy;
to cure. ``Medicine thee to that sweet sleep.' --Shak.
Psychical medicinePsychic Psy"chic, Psychical Psy"chic*al, a. [L. psychicus,
Gr. ?, fr. psychh` the soul, mind; cf. ? to blow: cf. F.
1. Of or pertaining to the human soul, or to the living
principle in man.
Note: This term was formerly used to express the same idea as
psychological. Recent metaphysicians, however, have
employed it to mark the difference between psychh` the
living principle in man, and pney^ma the rational or
spiritual part of his nature. In this use, the word
describes the human soul in its relation to sense,
appetite, and the outer visible world, as distinguished
from spiritual or rational faculties, which have to do
with the supersensible world. --Heyse.
2. Of or pertaining to the mind, or its functions and
diseases; mental; -- contrasted with physical.
Psychical blindness, Psychical deafness (Med.), forms of
nervous disease in which, while the senses of sight and
hearing remain unimpaired, the mind fails to appreciate
the significance of the sounds heard or the images seen.
Psychical contagion, the transference of disease,
especially of a functional nervous disease, by mere force
Psychical medicine, that department of medicine which
treats of mental diseases.
Suggestive medicine Sug*gest"ive med"i*cine
Treatment by commands or positive statements addressed to a
more or less hypnotized patient.
Meaning of Medici from wikipedia
- The House
(English: /ˈmɛdɪtʃi/ MED-i-chee or UK: /məˈdiːtʃi/ mə-DEE-chee, Italian: [ˈmɛːditʃi]) was an Italian banking family
(Italian pronunciation: [loˈrɛntso de ˈmɛːditʃi], 1 January
1449 – 8 April
1492) was an Italian
statesman, de facto ruler
of the Florentine...
, pronounced [kateˈriːna de ˈmɛːditʃi]; French: Catherine
, pronounced [katʁin də medisis];...
, Italian: Maria
; 26 April
1575 – 3 July 1642) was Queen
as the second
wife of King Henry...
(Italian: I Medici
) is an Italian-British historical drama created
by Frank Spotnitz
Meyer. Frank Spotnitz
"the Elder" (Italian: il Vecchio) and posthumously
"Father of the Fatherland" (Latin: pater
patriae) (10 April
VII) (26 May 1478 – 25 September
1534), born Giulio
, was head of the Catholic Church
of the Papal States
from 19 November...
(the Gouty), (Italian: Piero
"il Gottoso") (1416 – 2 December
1469) was the de facto ruler
from 1464 to 1469, during...
(c. 1360 – February
1429) was an Italian banker
of the Medici
Bank. While other members
of the Medici
family, such as...
I de' Medici
(12 June 1519 – 21 April
1574) was the second
Duke of Florence
from 1537 until
1569, when he became
the first Grand
Duke of Tuscany...
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