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English definition of “medicine”


noun [U] (TREATMENT)    /ˈmed.ɪ.sən/ /ˈmed.sən/
B1 treatment for illness or injury , or the study of this: paediatric / preventative medicine orthodox / Western medicine a career in medicine She is a doctor , but is unable to practise medicine (= work as a doctor ) in her own country .Describing medical treatment generally
(Definition of medicine noun (TREATMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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