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* Icelandic: {{t+|is|lyf|n}}
 
* Icelandic: {{t+|is|lyf|n}}
 
* Italian: {{t+|it|medicina|f}}
 
* Italian: {{t+|it|medicina|f}}
* Japanese: {{t|ja|薬|tr=kusuri]])
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* Japanese: {{t|ja|薬|tr=yak|ko|약}}
* [[Kamba]]: {{tø|kam|daawa}}
 
* [[Kikuyu]]: {{tø|ki|ndawa}}
 
* Korean: t|ko|약|tr=yak}}
 
 
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* Kurdish: {{t+|ku|derman|m}}, {{t+|ku|îlac|m}}, {{t-|ku|ده‌رمان|sc=ku-Arab}}
 
* Kurdish: {{t+|ku|derman|m}}, {{t+|ku|îlac|m}}, {{t-|ku|ده‌رمان|sc=ku-Arab}}
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* Swedish: {{t+|sv|läkemedel|n}}, {{t+|sv|medicin|c}}
 
* Swedish: {{t+|sv|läkemedel|n}}, {{t+|sv|medicin|c}}
 
* [[Taos]]: [[woléne]]
 
* [[Taos]]: [[woléne]]
  +
* [[Tamil]]: [[மருந்து]] (marundhu)
 
* [[Telugu]]: [[మందు]] (mandu), [[ఔషదం]] (aushadam)
 
* [[Telugu]]: [[మందు]] (mandu), [[ఔషదం]] (aushadam)
 
* Thai: {{t-|th|ยา|tr=ya}}
 
* Thai: {{t-|th|ยา|tr=ya}}
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* [[Scottish Gaelic]]: {{t-|gd|leigheas|m|xs=Scottish Gaelic}}
 
* [[Scottish Gaelic]]: {{t-|gd|leigheas|m|xs=Scottish Gaelic}}
 
* [[Taos]]: [[woléne]]
 
* [[Taos]]: [[woléne]]
  +
* [[Tamil]]: [[சிகிச்சை]]: sikichchai
 
* Thai: {{t-|th|การรักษา|tr=kan raksa}}
 
* Thai: {{t-|th|การรักษา|tr=kan raksa}}
 
* Ukrainian: {{t|uk|лікування|n|tr=likuvánnja|xs=Ukrainian}}, {{t|uk|лік|m|tr=lik|xs=Ukrainian}}
 
* Ukrainian: {{t|uk|лікування|n|tr=likuvánnja|xs=Ukrainian}}, {{t|uk|лік|m|tr=lik|xs=Ukrainian}}
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* Swedish: {{t+|sv|medicin|c}}, {{t-|sv|läkarvetenskap|c}}, {{t-|sv|läkekonst|c}}
 
* Swedish: {{t+|sv|medicin|c}}, {{t-|sv|läkarvetenskap|c}}, {{t-|sv|läkekonst|c}}
 
* [[Telugu]]: [[వైద్యం]] (vaidyam)
 
* [[Telugu]]: [[వైద్యం]] (vaidyam)
  +
* [[Tamil]]: [[மருத்துவம்]] (maruththuvam)
 
* Thai: {{t-|th|แพทยศาสตร์|tr=phaetthayasat}}
 
* Thai: {{t-|th|แพทยศาสตร์|tr=phaetthayasat}}
 
* Ukrainian: {{t-|uk|медицина|f|tr=medycýna|xs=Ukrainian}}
 
* Ukrainian: {{t-|uk|медицина|f|tr=medycýna|xs=Ukrainian}}
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* Latvian: [[medicīna]] {{f}}
 
* Latvian: [[medicīna]] {{f}}
 
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* [[Scottish Gaelic]]: {{t-|gd|leigheas|m|xs=Scottish Gaelic}}
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* [[Scottish Gaelic]]: {{t-|gd|leigheas|m|xs=Scottish Gaelic}}
  +
* [Tamil]]: [[மருத்துவர்]] (maruththuvar)
 
* Thai: {{t+|th|แพทย์|tr=phaet}}
 
* Thai: {{t+|th|แพทย์|tr=phaet}}
 
* Ukrainian: {{t-|uk|медицина|f|tr=medycýna|xs=Ukrainian}}
 
* Ukrainian: {{t-|uk|медицина|f|tr=medycýna|xs=Ukrainian}}
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* {{ttbc|Romanian}}: [[leac]] {{m|f}}
 
* {{ttbc|Romanian}}: [[leac]] {{m|f}}
 
* {{ttbc|Swahili}}: [[dawa]], [[madawa]] ''pl (noun 5,6)'' (1,2)
 
* {{ttbc|Swahili}}: [[dawa]], [[madawa]] ''pl (noun 5,6)'' (1,2)
* {{ttbc|Tamil}}: [[ஔடதம்]] (auṭatam)
 
 
* {{ttbc|Tok Pisin}}: [[marasin]]
 
* {{ttbc|Tok Pisin}}: [[marasin]]
 
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English[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Middle English medicin < Old French < Latin medicīna (the healing art, medicine, a physician's shop, a remedy, medicine), feminine of medicinus (of or belonging to physic or surgery, or to a physician or surgeon) < medicus (a physician, surgeon) < medeor (I heal).

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Noun[edit | edit source]

Singular
Medicine

Plural
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Medicine ({{{1}}})

  1. A substance which specifically promotes healing when ingested or consumed in some way.
  2. A treatment or cure.
  3. The study of the cause, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of disease or illness.
  4. The profession of physicians, surgeons and related specialisms; those who practice medicine.
  5. Ritual Native American magic used (notably by a medicine man) to promote a desired outcome in healing, hunting, warfare etc.

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See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  • Prescription Desk Reference, Prescription Drug Information:
  • medicine” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • "medicine" in the Merriam-Webster On-line dictionary
  • "medicine" in the Hutchinson Encyclopaedia, Helicon Publishing LTD 2007.
  • Medicine in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • Medicine at OneLook® Dictionary Search

Italian[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]

medicine f.

  1. Plural form of medicina.

Anagrams[edit | edit source]

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