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English definition of “medicinal”

medicinal

adjective uk   /məˈdɪs.ɪ.nəl/ us  
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
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Medicine in different forms
(Definition of medicinal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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