1. Pertaining to those aspects of the natural sciences, especially the biologic and physiologic sciences, that relate to or underlie medicine. 2. Biological and medical, i.e., encompassing both the science(s) and the art of medicine.

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bio·med·i·cal -'med-i-kəl adj
1) of or relating to biomedicine
2) of, relating to, or involving biological, medical, and physical science
bio·med·i·cal·ly -k(ə-)lē adv

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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