medical

Medical is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
medical

Comparative
more medical

Superlative
most medical

  1. (usually before a noun) About physical health and medicine.
    Dr. Barry was very creative in his teaching, research, and medical practice.
    Often the poor do not go to a doctor because they are unable to pay for medical treatment.

NounEdit

Singular
medical

Plural
medicals

  1. A medical is a general check by a doctor.
    I'd like to make an appointment for my annual medical.