1. medical diagnosis identification of a disease from its symptoms
  2. medical history the case history of a medical patient as recalled by the patient
  3. medical record the case history of a medical patient as recalled by the patient
  4. medical center the part of a city where medical facilities are centered
  5. medical intern an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)
  6. medical extern a nonresident doctor or medical student
  7. medical care professional treatment for illness or injury
  8. medical practice the practice of medicine
  9. judicial doctrine a principle underlying the formulation of jurisprudence
  10. medical prognosis a prediction of the course of a disease
  11. metal detector detector that gives a signal when it detects the presence of metal; used to detect the presence of stray bits of metal in food products or to find buried metal
  12. medical school a graduate school offering study leading to a medical degree
  13. medical report a report of the results of a medical examination of a patient
  14. medical procedure a procedure employed by medical or dental practitioners
  15. mythical creature a monster renowned in folklore and myth
  16. Vedic literature (from the Sanskrit word for `knowledge') any of the most ancient sacred writings of Hinduism written in early Sanskrit; traditionally believed to comprise the Samhitas, the Brahmanas, the Aranyakas, and the Upanishads
  17. semiconductor a substance as germanium or silicon whose electrical conductivity is intermediate between that of a metal and an insulator; its conductivity increases with temperature and in the presence of impurities
  18. chemical reactor an apparatus for holding substances that are undergoing a chemical reaction
  19. medical dressing a cloth covering for a wound or sore
  20. medical science the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of disease