medicine medicine  /ˈmɛ də sən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
  2. (n) (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
  3. (n) the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries
  4. (n) punishment for one's actions
  5. (v) treat medicinally, treat with medicine

Usage(s):

  • As researchers finally begin to unravel the secrets of traditional Asian medicine, ancient herbal remedies are being harnessed to combat a range of diseases from malaria to cancer.

News

  1. Ellis medicine seeking emergency room status for Clifton Park facility

    CLIFTON PARK - Ellis Medicine is making a second effort to have its Clifton Park enhanced medical care facility designated a free-standing emergency room.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Community News

  2. More than medicine: Plano Children's Medical Clinic looking for donations

    With the steep cost of medicine and healthcare, the outlook is bleak for low-income families or those with no insurance.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Plano Courier

  3. Modernizing Medicine's Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Michael Sherling, Is Named One of South Florida Business ...

    Modernizing Medicine, Inc.'s co-founder and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Michael Sherling, has been named one of South Florida Business Journal's "40 Under 40" exemplary young executives for 2013. ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "We want to stop supplying electricity to them, stop supplying them with water and medicine, so that it would come from another place," Vilnai said.
    on Jan 24, 2008 By: Matan Vilnai Source: FOXNews

  2. Calling them "naysayers," "fear-mongers" and peddlers of "Trojan horse" falsehoods, Obama warned interest groups, lobbyists and others against using "fear tactics to paint any effort to achieve reform as an attempt to socialize medicine."
    on Jun 15, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  3. However, a statement issued on her behalf today said: "Following comments made in a newspaper article, Elle Macpherson would like to clarify that, whilst she has great respect for Chinese medicine, she is also fundamentally opposed to any activity...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Elle Macpherson Source: Ninemsn

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