Definition of Medicine. Meaning of Medicine. Synonyms of Medicine
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Definition of Medicine
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.
Meaning of Medicine from wikipedia
is the science
the diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and prevention
of disease. Medicine
encomp****es a variety
- Complementary medicine
and alternative medicine
(CAM), integrated medicine
or integrative medicine
(IM), and holistic medicine
(oncology), laboratory medicine
(pathology), or primary
care (family medicine
). After completing medical
- DO, OD, PharmD, BDS, or BDent; or MB; BS, MBChB, or BMed) who practices medicine
in a hospital
or clinic, under
(abbreviated M.D., from the Latin Medicinae
Doctor) is a medical
degree, the meaning
of which varies between different
- Traditional medicine
or folk medicine
) comprises medical aspects
of traditional knowledge
- Nuclear medicine
is a medical specialty involving
of radioactive substances
in the diagnosis
of disease. Nuclear medicine
Hat is a city in southeast
Alberta, Canada. It is located along
the South Saskatchewan
River. It is approximately
169 km (105 mi) east of Lethbridge...
- Occupational medicine
1960 called industrial medicine
, is the branch
of medicine which
with the maintenance
in the workplace...
- Sports medicine
is a branch
with physical fitness
and the treatment
of injuries related
and exercise. Although...
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