[med-i-kuh-lahyz] /ˈmɛd ɪ kəˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), medicalized, medicalizing.
to handle or accept as deserving of or appropriate for treatment.
- Medical law
medical law n. The branch of law that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal problems.
[med-i-kuh l] /ˈmɛd ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the science or practice of : medical history; medical treatment. 2. curative; medicinal; therapeutic: medical properties. 3. pertaining to or requiring treatment by other than surgical means. 4. pertaining to or giving evidence of the state of one’s health: a medical discharge from the […]
- Medical psychology
medical psychology n. The branch of psychology concerned with the application of psychological principles to the practice of medicine.
- Medical marker
noun 1. a trait, condition, etc that indicates the presence of, or a probable increased predisposition towards, a medical or psychological disorder 2. a pen or an inklike substance used in medicine, for example to mark on a surgical patient the places where incisions are to be made