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adjective (WITHOUT EMOTION)    /ˈklɪn.ɪ.kəl/
C2 disapproving expressing no emotion or feelings: She seems to have a very clinical attitude towards her children.Not showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions showing no character and warmth: We were going to paint our kitchen white, but we decided that would look too clinical.Not being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviour
(Definition of clinical adjective (WITHOUT EMOTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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