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adjective     medical pronunciation in British English
  1. relating to medicine and the treatment of injuries and diseases

    They are demanding more funding for medical facilities.

    the medical profession/field (=doctors, nurses, and hospital workers):

    a career in the medical profession

    medical care/treatment/attention:

    a man in need of urgent medical care

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