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addaword.gifdefinition of medicalization

(also medicalisation)
the process of treating a problem as a medical problem when it isn't
Feminists describe the medicalization of childbirth as the transformation of pregnancy into a disease.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 11/06/2014 09:56:00
Definition of medicalization from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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