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Definitions of medicine:

part of speech: noun

Science relating to curing or healing of human ills. Substance administered for cure of disease.

part of speech: noun

1. A drug. 2. The art of preventing or curing disease; the science which treats of disease in all its relations. 3. The study and treatment of general diseases or those affecting the internal parts of the body, distinguished from surgery.

Usage examples for medicine:

  • The Indians called it " The Great Medicine Way of the Pale- face." "The Emigrant Trail", Geraldine Bonner
  • The Indians are great people for medicine "Missionary Work Among The Ojebway Indians", Edward Francis Wilson
  • Sometimes the long walk is the only medicine "Modern American Prose Selections", Various

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Prone to walk about, noting certain cases of typhoid or other fever, in which the patient does not take to the bed. ...