clinically Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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clinically adverb (MEDICAL)

specialized medical according to ​medicalscience and ​examination of ​patients: Doctors ​pronounced him clinically dead. specialized medical relating to the ​results of ​clinicaltests or ​experiments: This ​toothpaste has been clinically ​proven to ​protectyourteeth.

clinically adverb (WITHOUT EMOTION)

in a way that ​lacksemotion or ​sympathy: She ​talks about her ​traumatizedchildhood emotionlessly, ​almost clinically. Should ​doctors always ​remain clinically ​detached from ​theirpatients? in a way that ​lackswarmth or ​comfort
(Definition of clinically from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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