Definition of Medical examination
1. Noun. A thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person.
Generic synonyms: Examination, Scrutiny
Terms within: Ballistocardiogram, Cardiogram, Ecg, Ekg, Electrocardiogram
Derivative terms: Medical
Lexicographical Neighbors of Medical Examination
Literary usage of Medical examination
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Parliamentary Debatesby Great Britain Parliament by Great Britain Parliament (1902)
"medical examination of Passengers leaving Calcutta. MR. WEIR : To ask the Secretary of State for India whether any arrangements have yet been made for the ..."
2. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Londonby Royal Society (Great Britain) by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1871)
"Clinical examinations were not, however, at first employed, but he subsequently obtained the introduction of this important part of medical examination. ..."
3. Contributions to Medical and Biological Research by William Osler (1919)
"medical examination OF MEN FOR MILITARY SERVICE: ... Before the Great War the medical examination of recruits for the army was carried out by medical ..."