clinical genetics n.
The study of the possible genetic determinants affecting the occurrence of diseases and disorders.
- Clinical governance
noun 1. a systematic approach to raising standards of health care and tackling poor performance in hospitals
- Clinical lethal
clinical lethal n. A disorder that culminates in death.
[klin-i-kuh l] /ˈklɪn ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. pertaining to a clinic. 2. concerned with or based on actual observation and treatment of disease in patients rather than experimentation or theory. 3. extremely objective and realistic; dispassionately analytic; unemotionally critical: She regarded him with clinical detachment. 4. pertaining to or used in a sickroom: a clinical […]
- Clinically dead
adjective 1. having no respiration, no heartbeat, and with no contraction of the pupils when exposed to a strong light