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medicalize

[ med-i-kuh-lahyz ]
/ 藞m蓻d 瑟 k蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), med路i路cal路ized, med路i路cal路iz路ing.
to handle or accept as deserving of or appropriate for medical treatment.
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Also especially British, med路i路cal路ise .

Origin of medicalize

OTHER WORDS FROM medicalize

med路i路cal路i路za路tion, noun
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