[ jee-oh-med-uh-suh n or, esp. British, -med-sin ]
/ ˌdʒi oʊˈmɛd ə sən or, esp. British, -ˈmɛd sɪn /


the branch of medicine dealing with the effect of geography on disease.

Nearby words

  1. geomagnetic storm,
  2. geomagnetism,
  3. geomancer,
  4. geomancy,
  5. geomechanics,
  6. geometer,
  7. geometric,
  8. geometric distribution,
  9. geometric isomer,
  10. geometric isomerism

Origin of geomedicine

Related formsge·o·med·i·cal [jee-oh-med-i-kuh l] /ˌdʒi oʊˈmɛd ɪ kəl/, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019