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English noun: practice of medicine

1. practice of medicine (act) the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries

SamplesHe studied medicine at Harvard.


Broader (hypernym)learned profession

Narrower (hyponym)alternative medicine, complementary medicine, preventive medicine

Domain categorymedical specialty, medicine

Domain category membersadminister, amputate, ancylose, ancylose, ankylose, ankylose, bandage, bleed, bring around, cup, cure, cut off, diagnose, digitalize, dispense, doctor, dope, dope up, dose, dress, drug, eviscerate, eviscerate, explore, feel, group practice, heal, immunise, immunize, infuse, inject, inoculate, leech, medicate, medicate, medicine, nurse, operate, operate on, palpate, phlebotomise, phlebotomize, plaster, poultice, quack, relieve, remedy, resect, salve, shoot, slough off, soup, splint, strap, transfuse, transfuse, vaccinate, venesect, vet, vet

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