- pertaining to medicine and law or to forensic medicine.
Origin of medicolegal
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Examples from the Web for medico-legal
Bagley was not ten seconds in getting the medico-legal man's ear.The Mystery of Murray Davenport
Robert Neilson Stephens
Will you draw up your medico-legal report while I continue my inquest?Conscience, Complete
Poisoning by tobacco has not often risen to medico-legal discussion.The Truth about Opium
William H. Brereton
When it is a question of legal medicine, the medico-legal expert must be the judge.The Criminal
It is more important in its medico-legal relations than any other.Sleep and Its Derangements
William A. Hammond
Word Origin and History for medico-legal
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Of, relating to, or concerned with medicine and law.
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