medically medically  /ˈmɛ dək li/


  • (adv) involving medical practice


  1. Kids undergo a battery of interview-based psychological tests to see if they meet the medically established criteria for gender-identity disorder.
  2. Otherwise, you should be able and this is medically proven to stimulate yourself constantly so you don't need sleep.
  3. Ravaged by an unidentified infection, she is currently in a medically induced coma.


  1. Pa. girl who fought for lung transplant now awake

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A spokeswoman for the family of a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl who underwent a double-lung transplant after a national debate over the process of getting the organs says the girl has awakened from a medically-induced coma and is communicating by nodding.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Sarah Murnaghan out of coma, responding to parents after lung transplant

    10-year-old Sarah Murnaghan, who underwent a double-lung transplant 9 days ago, is out of a medically induced coma.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WPVI 6abc Philadelphia

  3. OC Male Nurse Convicted Of Assaulting Incapacitated Male Patients

    A male nurse was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting two male patients who were medically incapacitated and another male patient under the guise of a medical exam.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: CBS 2 Los Angeles


  1. "This result follows recent discussions between the British and US governments and a medical assessment, undertaken by a UK doctor, that Mr Mohamed is medically fit to return," foreign secretary David Miliband said.
    on Feb 20, 2009 By: David Miliband Source:

  2. Kagan wrote that one of the virtues of her proposal was that "it will not make the groups" - presumably abortion-rights groups - "go crazy ...... because it fully protects the right of the woman to any medically necessary procedures."
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source:

  3. "This bill places an inappropriate burden on women seeking to terminate a pregnancy: Personal views should not result in laws that unwisely expand the role of government and coerce people to obtain medical tests or procedures that are not medically...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Charlie Crist Source: The Faster Times

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