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English definition of “clinical”

clinical

adjective (MEDICAL)    /ˈklɪn.ɪ.kəl/
C1 describes medical work or teaching that relates to the examination and treatment of ill people : clinical tests / training the Department of Clinical Medicine Clinical trials of the new drug may take five years .Describing medical treatment generally
(Definition of clinical adjective (MEDICAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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