Definition of 'medicine'
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Example sentences containing 'medicine'
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Hodeida is already suffering from chronic food and medicine shortages. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is one of two footballer brothers but medicine and science are the family trades. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Fewer than half of patients have their sight checked or medicines assessed for drugs that could make them unstable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Ministers say that chemists can do more in advising older people on taking medicine and dealing with coughs and colds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Medicine and research science are seen as having gravitas, but the skills that support them are not. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The fuel is almost gone, there are shortages of medicines and I guess we will have none in less than a month. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Meditation also provided me with a chance to practice medicine without a license. Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)The company hopes to stage a trial of a medicine in people within three years. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We expect too much of medicine and science. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)These are the great challenges of modern reproductive medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Hope is one of the best medicines against disease. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is possible to unintentionally combine ulcer medicines with other drugs and this could be dangerous. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)Laughter is good medicine for any illness. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)There is no conventional treatment in western medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We are all creatures of herbal medicine. The Crisis of Life on Earth - our legacy from the second millenium (1990)This new edition has been fully revised to include new research in both orthodox and alternative medicine. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)They can affect the way we react to any medicines that we swallow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Doctors cannot practice medicine on the telephone nor by remote computer terminals. Understanding Cancer (1987)Employers and landlords could face legal challenges if they try to stop people using a medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There are limits to science and medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Hip replacement has long been regarded as one of the most successful advances in modern medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In many countries it is illegal to advertise and sell drugs or medicines in this manner. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)The assistant from the Chinese medicine shop brought out a chair. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Body parts from these animals are still prized in Chinese medicine. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Medicines to treat rare diseases may also be relatively expensive, as often there is no alternative treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)BRITAIN is facing a serious shortage of branded medicines, experts warned yesterday. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'medicine'
British English: medicine /ˈmɛdɪsɪn; ˈmɛdsɪn/ NOUN
Medicine is the treatment of illness and injuries by doctors and nurses.
He pursued a career in medicine.
- American English: medicine
- Arabic: دَوَاءٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: medicina
- Chinese: 药
- Croatian: medicina
- Czech: lék
- Danish: medicin
- Dutch: geneeskunde
- European Spanish: medicina
- Finnish: lääke
- French: médicament
- German: Medizin
- Greek: φάρμακο
- Italian: medicina
- Japanese: 薬
- Korean: 약
- Norwegian: medisin
- Polish: medycyna
- European Portuguese: medicina
- Romanian: medicină
- Russian: лечение
- Spanish: medicina
- Swedish: medicin
- Thai: ยา
- Turkish: ilaç
- Ukrainian: медицина
- Vietnamese: y học
Definition of medicine from the Collins English Dictionary
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