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 for Medical
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Medical \Med"ic*al\, a. [LL. medicalis, L. medicus belonging to
     healing, fr. mederi to heal; cf. Zend madha medical science,
     wisdom, Gr. ? to learn, E. mind: cf. F. m['e]dical.]
     [1913 Webster]
     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.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Containing medicine; used in medicine; medicinal; as, the
        medical properties of a plant.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  medical
      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"; "pneumonia is a
         medical disease" [ant: operative, surgical]
      3: of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art [syn:
         aesculapian, medical]
      n 1: 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, medical, health check]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  24 Moby Thesaurus words for "medical":
     allopathic, chiropodic, chiropractic, clinical, croaker, dental,
     doc, doctor, exodontic, homeopathic, hydropathic, iatric, medico,
     naturopathic, neurological, obstetric, orthodontic, orthopedic,
     osteopathic, pediatric, periodontic, prosthodontic, sawbones,
     surgical
  
  

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