med·i·cal /ˈmɛdɪkəl/ 形容詞
1. Of, pertaining to, or having to do with, the art of healing disease, or the science of medicine; as, the medical profession; medical services; a medical dictionary; medical jurisprudence.
2. Containing medicine; used in medicine; medicinal; as, the medical properties of a plant.
adj 1: relating to the study or practice of medicine; "the medical
profession"; "a medical student"; "medical school"
2: requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as
opposed to surgery; "medical treatment"; "pheumonia is a
medical disease" [ant: surgical]
3: of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art [syn: aesculapian]
n : a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests
depending on the age and sex and health of the person
[syn: checkup, medical checkup, medical examination,
medical exam, health check]