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1. medicine

noun. ['ˈmɛdəsən'] the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques.

Synonyms

  • virology
  • proctology
  • cardiology
  • otology
  • sports medicine
  • haematology
  • rheumatology
  • psychiatry
  • nosology
  • allergology
  • geriatrics
  • hematology
  • dermatology
  • ophthalmology
  • neurology
  • paediatrics
  • materia medica
  • medical science
  • pharmacology
  • bacteriology
  • forensic pathology
  • epidemiology
  • pharmaceutics
  • prosthetics
  • rhinolaryngology
  • gastroenterology
  • general medicine
  • obstetrics
  • pharmacological medicine
  • nephrology
  • traumatology
  • gerontology
  • endocrinology
  • chiropody
  • tropical medicine
  • biomedicine
  • veterinary medicine
  • space medicine
  • thoracic medicine
  • otorhinolaryngology
  • diagnostics
  • gynaecology
  • gynecology
  • otolaryngology
  • forensic medicine
  • pedology
  • urogenital medicine
  • neuropsychiatry
  • OB
  • clinical neurology
  • immunology
  • pharmacy
  • dentistry
  • podiatry
  • psychological medicine
  • accident surgery
  • urology
  • midwifery
  • oncology
  • pediatric medicine
  • emergency medicine
  • nuclear medicine
  • hygienics
  • medical specialty
  • tocology
  • angiology
  • pediatrics
  • dental medicine
  • hygiene
  • internal medicine
  • psychopathology
  • therapeutics
  • anesthesiology

Antonyms

  • septic
  • corrupt
  • adulterating
  • costive

Etymology

  • medicin (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Herbal Medicine

  • genemedicine

Example sentences of the word herbal-medicine


1. Noun Phrase
Fennel is a flavorful plant used extensively in herbal medicine and in cooking.

2. Noun Phrase
They encourage health through lifestyle adjustments and noninvasive therapies such as herbal medicine, acupuncture and improved nutrition.

3. Noun Phrase
Other organs that may benefit from the use of this herbal medicine include your kidneys, spleen and stomach.

4. Noun Phrase
People have long used ginger as an herbal medicine.

2. medicine

noun. ['ˈmɛdəsən'] the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries.

Synonyms

  • alternative medicine
  • preventive medicine
  • practice of medicine
  • complementary medicine

Antonyms

  • debilitating
  • atonic
  • atonal
  • unhealthful

Etymology

  • medicin (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. medicine

noun. ['ˈmɛdəsən'] (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease.

Synonyms

  • camphorated tincture of opium
  • remedy
  • tonic
  • restorative
  • lipid-lowering medication
  • medicament
  • painkiller
  • Drixoral
  • sucralfate
  • alendronate
  • analgesic
  • HAART
  • rubefacient
  • acyclovir
  • physic
  • antiviral
  • antihypertensive drug
  • vermifuge
  • sedative
  • diaphoretic
  • Zyloprim
  • Isuprel
  • anti-inflammatory
  • pentamethylenetetrazol
  • Inocor
  • anticonvulsant
  • amrinone
  • anticholinesterase
  • antipyretic
  • suppository
  • herbal medicine
  • styptic
  • clofibrate
  • APC
  • placebo
  • curative
  • Metrazol
  • anticoagulant medication
  • immune suppressant drug
  • calcium blocker
  • antitussive
  • Mecholyl
  • antidiuretic
  • sudorific
  • cold medicine
  • tincture
  • counterirritant
  • antiseptic
  • antidepressant drug
  • dosage
  • calcium-channel blocker
  • antibacterial
  • nux vomica
  • spasmolytic
  • tyrosine kinase inhibitor
  • antidiuretic drug
  • immunosuppressive
  • antihistamine
  • downer
  • atomic cocktail
  • highly active antiretroviral therapy
  • Lopid
  • haematinic
  • helminthic
  • anticonvulsant drug
  • sedative drug
  • inhalation
  • prescription
  • drug cocktail
  • aperient
  • inhalant
  • anthelmintic
  • Fosamax
  • anticholinergic
  • antiprotozoal drug
  • Imuran
  • sudatory
  • prescription drug
  • lipid-lowering medicine
  • antiarrhythmic medication
  • Cuprimine
  • physostigmine
  • antispasmodic
  • penicillamine
  • medicinal drug
  • febrifuge
  • angiogenesis inhibitor
  • anodyne
  • antiviral drug
  • immunosuppressive drug
  • histamine blocker
  • fixed-combination drug
  • Atromid-S
  • antidepressant
  • antiemetic
  • vermicide
  • carminative
  • Plavix
  • antibacterial drug
  • oxytocic
  • Zovirax
  • anthelminthic
  • soothing syrup
  • decoagulant
  • demulcent
  • anticholinergic drug
  • Carafate
  • blocker
  • clopidogrel bisulfate
  • ethical drug
  • isoproterenol
  • Isordil
  • immunosuppressor
  • astringent
  • Antabuse
  • antiepileptic
  • antiprotozoal
  • prescription medicine
  • expectorant
  • pain pill
  • powder
  • antidiabetic drug
  • medication
  • immunosuppressant
  • hematinic
  • oxytocic drug
  • dose
  • cure
  • antidiabetic
  • therapeutic
  • depressant
  • pentylenetetrazol
  • over-the-counter medicine
  • antiepileptic drug
  • antiemetic drug
  • paregoric
  • antidiarrheal
  • antihypertensive
  • antiviral agent
  • anticoagulant
  • antidiarrheal drug
  • drug
  • astringent drug
  • methacholine
  • decongestant
  • patent medicine
  • specific
  • bronchodilator
  • pharmaceutical
  • statin
  • over-the-counter drug
  • statin drug
  • probenecid
  • antispasmodic agent
  • allopurinol
  • pharmaceutic
  • isosorbide
  • purgative
  • expectorator
  • azathioprine
  • gemfibrozil
  • bactericide
  • anti-inflammatory drug
  • antiarrhythmic drug
  • disulfiram
  • cathartic
  • cytotoxic drug
  • blocking agent

Antonyms

  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug
  • germy

Etymology

  • medicin (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. medicine

noun. ['ˈmɛdəsən'] punishment for one's actions.

Synonyms

  • penalization
  • punishment
  • music
  • penalisation

Antonyms

  • stimulative
  • nonastringent
  • colorlessness
  • empty

Etymology

  • medicin (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. medicine

verb. ['ˈmɛdəsən'] treat medicinally, treat with medicine.

Synonyms

  • drug
  • salve
  • medicate
  • care for
  • dose

Antonyms

  • sweet
  • integrate
  • bring to
  • soften

Etymology

  • medicin (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. herbal

noun. ['ˈɝːbəl, ˈhɝːbəl'] tea-like drink made of leaves of various herbs.

Synonyms

  • tisane
  • tea
  • herbal tea
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