[med-i-koh-lee-guh l]

Origin of medicolegal

First recorded in 1825–35; medico- + legal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Word Origin and History for medico-legal

1835, from medico- + legal.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

medico-legal in Medicine


  1. Of, relating to, or concerned with medicine and law.
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