- of or relating to studies in preparation for the formal study of medicine: a premedical course.
Origin of premedical
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- of or relating to a course of study prerequisite for entering medical school
- of or relating to a person engaged in such a course of studya premedical student
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Word Origin and History for premedical
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- Preparing for or relating to the studies that prepare one for the study of medicine.
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