[med-i-kuh-buh l] /ˈmɛd ɪ kə bəl/
responsive to medical treatment; curable.
potentially able to be treated or cured medically
1610s, from Latin medicabilis “curable,” from medicare (see medical).
medicable med·i·ca·ble (měd’ĭ-kə-bəl)
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
- Medical certificate
noun 1. a document stating the result of a satisfactory medical examination 2. a doctor’s certificate giving evidence of a person’s unfitness for work
- Medical diathermy
medical diathermy n. Diathermy in which the tissues are warmed but not destroyed.