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[par-uh-med-i-kuh l] /ˌpær əˈmɛd ɪ kəl/

related to the profession in a secondary or supplementary capacity.

“related to medicine in an auxiliary capacity,” 1908, from para- (1) + medical.

paramedical par·a·med·i·cal (pār’ə-měd’ĭ-kəl)


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