Medicinally Medicines

Medicine

Meanings and phrases

medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques; medical specialty
  2. (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease; medication; medicament; medicinal drug
  3. the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries; practice of medicine
  4. punishment for one's actions; music

medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. treat medicinally, treat with medicine; medicate

Bachelor of Medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (a British degree) a bachelor's degree in medicine; MB

Doctor of Dental Medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a doctor's degree in dental medicine; DMD

Doctor of Medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a doctor's degree in medicine; MD

National Library of Medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the world's largest medical library; United States National Library of Medicine; U.S. National Library of Medicine

U.S. National Library of Medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the world's largest medical library; National Library of Medicine; United States National Library of Medicine

United States National Library of Medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the world's largest medical library; National Library of Medicine; U.S. National Library of Medicine

aerospace medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight); aeromedicine; aviation medicine

alternative medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the practice of medicine without the use of drugs; may involve herbal medicines or self-awareness or biofeedback or acupuncture
E.g.
  • Examples of alternative medicine degrees include:
  • Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine.
  • This has been used in complementary and alternative medicine.

aviation medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight); aeromedicine; aerospace medicine

botanical medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the use of plants or plant extracts for medicinal purposes (especially plants that are not part of the normal diet); phytotherapy; herbal therapy

cold medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medicine intended to relieve the symptoms of the common cold

complementary medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the practice of medicine that combines traditional medicine with alternative medicine

dental medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth; dentistry; odontology

emergency medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine concerned with the prompt diagnosis and treatment of injuries or trauma or sudden illness
E.g.
  • Also in 2011, Dayton was ranked the fourth best in the nation for emergency medicine care.
  • Prior to 1979, there was no formal specialty training certification for emergency medicine.
  • Born in Dublin in 1973, where she trained as a nurse, she is an advanced practitioner in emergency medicine.

family medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medical practice that provides health care regardless of age or sex while placing emphasis on the family unit; family practice
E.g.
  • He read medicine at Western Ontario and completed family medicine residency training in Toronto.
  • Serving in the Navy after his residency, Fleming practiced family medicine on the island of Guam.
  • As a doctor, he was a pioneer of the discipline of family medicine by general practitioners in Malaysia.

forensic medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medical science that uses medical knowledge for legal purposes; forensic pathology

general medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and (nonsurgical) treatment of diseases of the internal organs (especially in adults); internal medicine
E.g.
  • In 1973, Gaye received a doctorate in general medicine.
  • He had DTCD from UK in 1965 and higher training in general medicine in 1966.
  • The hospital also runs an ER for general medicine, general surgery and traumatology.

herbal medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medicine made from plants and used to prevent or treat disease or promote health
  2. the use of medicinal herbs to prevent or treat disease or promote health
E.g.
  • He spent 10 years in Parowan and practiced herbal medicine.
  • It was the first systematic summary of Chinese herbal medicine.
  • It is a popular ornamental plant and is also used in herbal medicine.

holistic medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medical care of the whole person considered as subject to personal and social as well as organic factors

internal medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and (nonsurgical) treatment of diseases of the internal organs (especially in adults); general medicine
E.g.
  • Endocrinology is a branch of internal medicine.
  • Nagi was also a doctor in internal medicine.
  • He made a special examination of internal medicine in 1985.

lipid-lowering medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medicine that lowers blood cholesterol levels by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase; lipid-lowering medication; statin drug; statin

medicine ball

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. heavy ball used in physical training

medicine cabinet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries; medicine chest

medicine chest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries; medicine cabinet

medicine man

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Native American shaman
E.g.
  • He was initially treated by a local medicine man.
  • But the medicine man was not allowed across the border.
  • A sick person could be left in a room, alone except for a medicine man.

nuclear medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that uses radioactive materials either to image a patient's body or to destroy diseased cells
E.g.
  • Diplomates of the ABNM are called nuclear medicine physicians.
  • The ABR certifies radiologists who also practice nuclear medicine.
  • These nuclear medicine scans can visualize the perfusion of heart muscle.

over-the-counter medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that is sold without a prescription; over-the-counter drug

patent medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medicine that is protected by a patent and available without a doctor's prescription
E.g.
  • It was a patent medicine produced by the Zam-Buk Company of Leeds, England .
  • Hamlin's Wizard Oil, the underwriter of an early songbook, was nothing more than a patent medicine company.
  • Curtis decided to become a traveling salesman starting in 1850, selling additional products like patent medicine.

pediatric medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of infants and children; pediatrics; paediatrics; pedology

pharmacological medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the science or study of drugs: their preparation and properties and uses and effects; pharmacology; materia medica

practice of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries; medicine
E.g.
  • He retired from the practice of medicine in 1894.
  • He resumed the practice of medicine in Milledgeville, Georgia.
  • He was very experienced both in the theory and practice of medicine.

prescription medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist; prescription drug; prescription; ethical drug

preventive medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine concerned with preventing disease
E.g.
  • He was professor of preventive medicine at Loma Linda University.
  • He was one of the leading cardiologists of his day, and a prominent advocate of preventive medicine.
  • An emphasis on public health and preventive medicine has characterized Chinese health policy since the early 1950s.

psychological medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders; psychiatry; psychopathology

school of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a graduate school offering study leading to a medical degree; medical school
E.g.
  • The Pyrrhonist school influenced and had substantial overlap with the Empiric school of medicine.
  • circa 70–95 AD) was a famous Roman physician and early adherent to the Methodic school of medicine.
  • The Empiric school of medicine had substantial overlap with the Greek philosophical school of Pyrrhonism.

space medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine concerned with the effects of space flight on human beings

sports medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of injuries or illness resulting from athletic activities
E.g.
  • There are many different types of sports medicine experts.
  • He specializes in sports medicine.
  • The practice facility would be , the team offices and the sports medicine clinic .

thoracic medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest

tropical medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases that are found most often in tropical regions
E.g.
  • In the second World War, the college provided courses in tropical medicine.
  • He also did his diploma in tropical medicine and parasitology at the University of Hamburg.
  • Abu Bakarr Gaye had a profound knowledge in the field of tropical medicine, spoke fluent Russian, English and French.

urogenital medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the urinary tract or urogenital system; urology

veterinary medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of animals (especially domestic animals)
E.g.
  • Graduated in veterinary medicine at Berlin (1925).
  • It is used as an insecticide in veterinary medicine.
  • Estradiol benzoate is used in veterinary medicine as well.

studied medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She studied medicine at the University of Panama.
  • He studied medicine at the University of Melbourne.
  • She studied medicine before the First World War.

study medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1842 he entered Guy's Hospital to study medicine.
  • Redman then moved to Europe to further study medicine.
  • At 16, he went to study medicine at Cornell University.

traditional medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is also a terminology in traditional medicine.
  • However, many species have long been used in traditional medicine.
  • Chaophraya Abhaibhubejhr Hospital is a Thai traditional medicine center.

practice medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Maier then returned to Holstein to practice medicine.
  • He was licensed to practice medicine in the province in 1830.
  • Brown continued to practice medicine while coaching at Brown.

practiced medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He practiced medicine there until his death in 1915.
  • He moved to Decorah, Iowa, where he practiced medicine.
  • He later practiced medicine in Santa Barbara.

professor of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was a professor of medicine at the University of Oslo.
  • After his active career he became a professor of medicine.
  • He is a professor of medicine at both UCLA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

studying medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stojanović continued studying medicine in Zagreb.
  • In 1890, Vasen began studying medicine at the Keokuk College of Medicine.
  • He was studying medicine at Georgetown University when the Civil War began.

modern medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many have found use in traditional or modern medicine, or as starting points for drug discovery.
  • Choosing faith healing while rejecting modern medicine can and does cause people to die needlessly.
  • The use of antibiotics in modern medicine began with the discovery of synthetic antibiotics derived from dyes.

history of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His hobbies included the classics and the history of medicine.
  • Others focus on the history of medicine, science, or psychology.
  • He continued to teach ophthalmology and history of medicine until his death in 1939.

practicing medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ritchie retired from practicing medicine in 2012.
  • Here he built a house and began practicing medicine.
  • Tupper continued practicing medicine during this period.

clinical medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first study of it in humans was published in 1946, and it was introduced in clinical medicine shortly after.
  • In 1913 he was appointed the first Moncrieff Arnott professor of clinical medicine at the University of Edinburgh.
  • In dentistry and clinical medicine it was ranked 21st and 33rd respectively by the AWRU-Shanghai 2018 world ranking.

folk medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Various parts of the plant are used in folk medicine.
  • "Acacia" species have possible uses in folk medicine.
  • Chervil has had various uses in folk medicine.

degree in medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She received a university degree in medicine in 2004.
  • He received his degree in medicine in 1688, and left for Rome in 1689.
  • Opimbat studied in France at the University of Caen and received a degree in medicine.

doctor of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dissent received her doctor of medicine (MD) from Brussels.
  • Louisa also became a pioneering doctor of medicine and feminist activist.
  • He then became a doctor of medicine, then doctor to king Henry IV of France.

medicine and surgery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1832 he received his doctorate in medicine and surgery with the thesis ""De carie vertebrarum"".
  • He received a BS in medicine and surgery in 1989 and a master's degree in pediatric medicine in 1994.
  • After high school, he studied medicine and surgery at the University of Pretoria, graduating in 1959.

field of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Before long, many uses were found for them in the field of medicine.
  • He was one of the Islamic world's leading writers in the field of medicine.
  • Morani pushed for women to be able to enter the field of medicine as easily as men.

science and medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also led seminars in Renaissance science and medicine.
  • The word came to English from the New Latin of science and medicine.
  • During the time, curiosity and skepticism ravaged science and medicine.

graduated in medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He graduated in medicine in 1914 and received his degree in Graz.
  • He started his studies at Chambéry and then in Turin where he graduated in medicine.
  • He attended the Royal College in Mauritius, and graduated in medicine at Paris in 1846.

regenerative medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Embryomics is the core science supporting the development of regenerative medicine.
  • His procedure provides women with a clitoris, but is not considered a regenerative medicine.
  • Therefore, detailed knowledge of the complete embryome and the embryogenic tree is key to developing the full potential of regenerative medicine.

food and medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Here she investigates the hormones, food and medicine contained within mother's milk.
  • The player can also find jewels for bonus points, or food and medicine to restore lost health.
  • They consume the young leaves of the plant as both food and medicine, and use the roots to make soup.

used in medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Medical dictionary A medical dictionary is a lexicon for words used in medicine.
  • Its electrogenic properties led it to be used in medicine by the ancient Greeks and Romans.
  • It is also used in medicine as an antineoplastic (anti-cancer) agent developed by Ligand Pharmaceuticals.

career in medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bill later pursued a career in medicine.
  • In 2005, he left the entertainment industry to pursue a career in medicine.
  • Patrick McGinnis considered either a career in medicine or business while in high school.

study of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He completed preparatory studies and then embarked on the study of medicine.
  • In compliance with his family's wishes he then embarked on the study of medicine.
  • There is evidence that the beginning of the human study of medicine was around 3500 B.C.E.

faculty of medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Parker also helped create the faculty of medicine at Dalhousie University.
  • Massalongo joined the faculty of medicine at the University of Padua in 1844.
  • He was originally from Pontresina, and joined the faculty of medicine at Basel.

then studied medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She then studied medicine at University College London.
  • He then studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh graduating with an MB ChB in 1940.
  • He was educated at Stirling High School then studied medicine at the University of Glasgow.

practised medicine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He practised medicine at Sevenoaks.
  • Cowan then practised medicine in Harriston, Ontario for 11 years.
  • Wilson practised medicine in Winnipeg for a few months in 1879 and then moved to Nelson.
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