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Meaning of CLINIC

Pronunciation:  'klinik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a health facility for outpatient care
  2. [n]  meeting for diagnosis of problems and instruction or remedial work in a particular activity
  3. [n]  a medical establishment run by a group of medical specialists

CLINIC is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 See Also: baseball clinic, basketball clinic, dispensary, eye clinic, health facility, hockey clinic, hospital, infirmary, medical building, medical institution, reading clinic, session



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Clin"ic\, n. [See {Clinical}.]
1. One confined to the bed by sickness.

2. (Eccl.) One who receives baptism on a sick bed. [Obs.]

3. (Med.) A school, or a session of a school or class, in
   which medicine or surgery is taught by the examination and
   treatment of patients in the presence of the pupils.

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