premed

[ pree-med ]
/ priˈmɛd /
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noun

a program of premedical study or training.
a student enrolled in such a program.

adjective

of or relating to premedical studies.

Origin of premed

First recorded in 1960–65; short for premedical
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British Dictionary definitions for premed

premed

/ (priːˈmɛd) informal /

adjective

short for premedical

noun Also: premedic

short for premedication
a premedical student
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Medicine definitions for premed

premed

[ prēmĕd ]

adj.

Premedical.

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