[med-uh-bangk] /ˈmɛd əˌbæŋk/
the national health-insurance program instituted in Australia.
[med-ik] /ˈmɛd ɪk/ noun 1. a member of a military corps; corpsman. 2. a doctor or intern. 3. a student. [med-ik] /ˈmɛd ɪk/ noun 1. any plant belonging to the genus Medicago, of the legume family, having trifoliate leaves and grown as a forage crop. /ˈmɛdɪk/ noun 1. (informal) a doctor, medical orderly, or medical […]
[med-i-kuh-buh l] /ˈmɛd ɪ kə bəl/ adjective 1. responsive to medical treatment; curable. /ˈmɛdɪkəbəl/ adjective 1. potentially able to be treated or cured medically adj. 1610s, from Latin medicabilis “curable,” from medicare (see medical). medicable med·i·ca·ble (měd’ĭ-kə-bəl) adj. Potentially responsive to treatment with medicine; curable.
[med-i-keyd] /ˈmɛd ɪˌkeɪd/ noun, (sometimes lowercase) 1. a U.S. government program, financed by federal, state, and local funds, of hospitalization and insurance for persons of all ages within certain income limits. /ˈmɛdɪˌkeɪd/ noun 1. (US) a health assistance programme financed by federal, state, and local taxes to help pay hospital and medical costs for persons […]
- Medical audit
noun 1. a review of the professional standards of doctors, usually within a hospital, conducted by a medical committee