# Definitions and Synonyms of *practice of medicine* | Another word for *practice of medicine* | What is *practice of medicine? *

*Definition 1: 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 - [noun denoting act]*

*Samples where practice of medicine or its synonyms are used according to this definition*

*he studied medicine at Harvard*

*Synonyms for practice of medicine in the sense of this definition*

*(**practice of medicine* is a kind of ...) one of the three professions traditionally believed to require advanced learning and high principles

*practice of medicine*is a kind of ...) one of the three professions traditionally believed to require advanced learning and high principles

*(... is a kind of **practice of medicine* ) the branch of medicine concerned with preventing disease

*practice of medicine*) the branch of medicine concerned with preventing disease

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*"the medical establishment doesn't profit from preventive medicine"*### (... is a kind of *practice of medicine* ) the practice of medicine without the use of drugs; may involve herbal medicines or self-awareness or biofeedback or acupuncture

### (... is a kind of *practice of medicine* ) the practice of medicine that combines traditional medicine with alternative medicine

*(practice of medicine* belongs to category ...) the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation

*"We vaccinate against scarlet fever"*

*"The nurse vaccinated the children in the school"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) introduce into the body through a vein, for therapeutic purposes

*"Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) give an injection to

*"We injected the glucose into the patient's vein"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) draw blood

*"In the old days, doctors routinely bled patients as part of the treatment"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) apply a salve to, usually for the purpose of healing

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) dope (a racehorse)

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) give a narcotic to

*"The athletes were dope by the coach before the race"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) administer a drug to

*"They drugged the kidnapped tourist"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) undergo ankylosis

*"joints ankylose"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) separate from surrounding living tissue, as in an abortion

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) remove surgically

*"amputate limbs"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) examine (a body part) by palpation

*"The nurse palpated the patient's stomach"*

*"The runner felt her pulse"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) examine (organs) for diagnostic purposes

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) subject to a medical analysis

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) remove the contents of

*"eviscerate the stomach"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) produce ankylosis by surgery

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) impregnate with a medicinal substance

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) treat medicinally, treat with medicine

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) act as a medical quack or a charlatan

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) give medical treatment to

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) provide veterinary care for

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) provide (a person) with medical care

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury

*"He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) give or apply (medications)

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) give a transfusion (e.g., of blood) to

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) administer digitalis such that the patient benefits maximally without getting adverse effects

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) provide a cure for, make healthy again

*"The treatment cured the boy's acne"*

*"The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) provide relief for

*"remedy his illness"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) apply a bandage or medication to

*"dress the victim's wounds"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) dress by covering with a therapeutic substance

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) dress by covering or binding

*"The nurse bandaged a sprained ankle"*

*"bandage an incision"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) secure (a sprained joint) with a strap

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) support with a splint

*"splint a broken finger"*

### (practice of medicine is the domain which ... is member of) perform surgery on

*"The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life"*