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"medical" in British English

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medicaladjective

uk   /ˈmed.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˈmed.ɪ.kəl/
medically
adverb uk   /ˈmed.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˈmed.ɪ.kəl.i/
C2 The doctor declared her medically fit (= she had no illness or injury).

medicalnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmed.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˈmed.ɪ.kəl/ mainly UK US usually physical
(Definition of medical from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"medical" in American English

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medicaladjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈmed·ɪ·kəl/
of or relating to medicine, or for the treatment of disease or injury: She is in her final year of medical school. Medical research has led to better treatment for diabetes patients.
medically
adverb [not gradable] us   /ˈmed·ɪ·kli/
Staying another night in the hospital was not medically necessary, so she was discharged.
(Definition of medical from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"medical" in Business English

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medicaladjective

uk   /ˈmedɪkəl/ us  
relating to medicine or to the treatment of illness or injury: Despite concerns about security, many doctors think the benefits of having medical records in digital form outweigh the liabilities. medical treatment/care/services medical bills/expenses medical research/equipment/advice

medicalnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmedɪkəl/ us  
HR an examination done by a doctor to check someone's health: I failed a routine medical at work last year.undergo/pass/fail a medical All candidates must undergo a medical before being accepted on the scheme.
(Definition of medical from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “medical”
in Korean 의학의…
in Arabic طِبّي…
in Malaysian perubatan…
in French médical…
in Russian медицинский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醫學的, 醫療的, 醫用的…
in Italian medico…
in Turkish tıbbî, tedaviyle ilgili…
in Polish medyczny, lekarski, zdrowotny…
in Spanish médico, clínico…
in Vietnamese thuộc y học…
in Portuguese médico…
in Thai ทางการแพทย์…
in German Kranken-……
in Catalan mèdic…
in Japanese 医学の, 医療の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 医学的, 医疗的, 医用的…
in Indonesian medis…
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“medical” in British English

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“medical” in Business English

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