aviation medicine


noun

the branch of medicine dealing with the psychological, physiological, and pathological effects of flying in airplanes.

Nearby words

  1. aviate,
  2. aviatic,
  3. aviation,
  4. aviation badge,
  5. aviation cadet,
  6. aviator,
  7. aviator glasses,
  8. aviatrix,
  9. avicebron,
  10. avicebrón

Also called aeromedicine.

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British Dictionary definitions for aviation medicine

aviation medicine

noun

the branch of medicine concerned with the effects on man of flight in the earth's atmosphereCompare space medicine
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