clinical medicine

n.

The study and practice of medicine based on direct observation of patients.

Nearby words

  1. clinical,
  2. clinical depression,
  3. clinical diagnosis,
  4. clinical genetics,
  5. clinical governance,
  6. clinical nurse specialist,
  7. clinical pathology,
  8. clinical psychology,
  9. clinical spectrometry,
  10. clinical spectroscopy


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