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English definition of “medicinal”

medicinal

adjective     /məˈdɪs.ɪ.nəl/
Medicinal substances are used to cure illnesses: I keep a bottle of brandy purely for medicinal purposes. It is said that the spring water has medicinal properties.Medicine in different forms medicinally     /-i/ adverb Medicine in different forms
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